Suffering! We owe to it all that is good in us, all that gives value to life; we owe to it pity, we owe to it courage, we owe to it all the virtues.
Quote by Anatole France
Religion has done love a great servive by making it a sin.
I would define a book as a work of magic whence escape, all kinds of...
Wandering re-establishes the original harmony which once existed between man and the universe.
We live too much in books and not enough in nature, and we are very...
When a thing has been said and well said, have no scruple; take it and...
The good critic is he who relates the adventures of his soul among masterpieces
It is better to understand little than to misunderstand a lot.
Chance is perhaps the pseudonym of God when he does not wish to sign his...
If a million people say a foolish thing, it is still a foolish thing.
We do not know what to do with this short life, yet we want another...
The average man does not know what to do with this life, yet wants another...
It is only the poor who pay cash, and that not from virtue, but because...
Devout believers are safeguarded in a high degree against the risk of certain neurotic illnesses;...
The future is a convenient place for dreams
Love is like a rose. It looks beautiful on the outside...but there is always pain...
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan,...
Human affairs inspire in noble hearts only two feelingsÃ³admiration or pity.
Nature has no principles. She makes no distinction between good and evil.
We reproach people for talking about themselves; but it is the subject they treat best.
Chance is perhaps the pseudonym of God when he did not want to sign.