Prejudices are the props of civilization
Quote by Andre Gide
There are very few monsters who warrant the fear we have of them.
It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for...
Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the...
Be faithful to that which exists within yourself.
Most quarrels amplify a misunderstanding.
By the time a philospher answers a question weve usually forgotten what was asked.
Believe those who are seeking the truth. Doubt those who find it.
Old hands soil, it seems, whatever they caress, but they too have their beauty when...
It is unthinkable for a Frenchman to arrive at middle age without having syphilis and...
I find just as much profit in cultivating my hates as my loves
The most decisive actions of our life -- I mean those that are most likely...
Nothing prevents happiness like the memory of happiness.
Sin is whatever obscures the soul.
A straight path never leads anywhere except to the objective.
Nothing is so silly as the expression of a man who is being complimented.
Complete possession is proved only by giving. All you are unable to give possesses you.
Through loyalty to the past, our mind refuses to realize that tomorrow's joy is possible...
The most beautiful things are those that madness prompts and reason writes.
To read a writer is for me not merely to get an idea of what...
It is good to follow one's own bent, so long as it leads upward.