The voyage of discovery is not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes.
Quote by Marcel Proust
Every reader finds himself. The writer's work is merely a kind of optical instrument that...
It is always during a passing state of mind that we make lasting resolutions
Let us leave pretty women to men devoid of imagination.
Our passions shape our books, repose writes them in the intervals.
Let us leave the beautiful women to men with no imagination
In reality, in love there is a permanent suffering which joy neutralizes, renders virtual, delays,...
In his younger days a man dreams of possessing the heart of the woman whom...
Everything great in the world comes from neurotics. They alone have founded our religions and...
People can have many different kinds of pleasure. The real one is that for which...
Love is a reciprocal torture.
Our passions shape our books. Repose writes them in the intervals.
Our passions shape our books, repose writes them in the intervals
It is not because other people are dead that our affection for them grows faint,...
Time passes, and little by little everything that we have spoken in falsehood becomes true.
Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners...
A powerful idea communicates some of its power to the man who contradicts it
We are healed from suffering only by experiencing it to the full.
The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new...
It is in moments of illness that we are compelled to recognize that we live...
We become moral when we are unhappy.