The greatest intelligence is precisely the one that suffers most from its own limitations
Quote by Andre Gide
The most gifted natures are perhaps also the most trembling.
Welcome anything that comes to you, but do not long for anything else.
What another would have done as well as you, do not do it. What another...
The greatest intelligence is precisely the one that suffers most from its own limitations.
A straight path never leads anywhere except to the objective.
Prejudices are the props of civilization
The true hypocrite is the one who ceases to perceive his deception, the one who...
Sin is whatever obscures the soul.
The belief that becomes truth for me - is that which allows me the best...
To read a writer is for me not merely to get an idea of what...
Work and struggle and never accept an evil that you can change.
The sole art that suits me is that which, rising from unrest, tends toward serenity.
The most decisive actions of life are most often unconsidered actions.
It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for...
The funny thing about love is that it must continually grow or it will diminish.
There are very few monsters who warrant the fear we have of them.
What would there be in a story of happiness? Only what prepares it, only what...
Art begins with resistance - at the point where resistance is overcome. No human masterpiece...
Teaching is an instinctual art, mindful of potential, craving of realizations, a pausing, seamless process.
The moment you cheat for the sake of beauty, you know you're an artist.