Every parting gives a foretaste of death, every reunion a hint of the resurrection.
Every person takes the limits of their own field of vision for the limits of...
Everyone takes the limits of his own vision for the limits of the world.
For an author to write as he speaks is just as reprehensible as the opposite...
Great men are like eagles, and build their nest on some lofty solitude.
Music is the melody whose text is the world.
Human life must be some form of mistake
Fame is something that must be won. Honor is something that must not be lost.
Hatred comes from the heart; contempt from the head; and neither feeling is quite within...
Change alone is eternal, perpetual, immortal.
The business of the novelist is not to relate great events, but to make small...
Boredom is just the reverse side of fascination: both depend on being outside rather than...
Ignorance is degrading only when found in company with great riches
It is in the treatment of trifles that a person shows what they are.
It is only at the first encounter that a face makes its full impression on...
It is with trifles, and when he is off guard, that a man best reveals...
It's the niceties that make the difference fate gives us the hand, and we play...
Journalists are like dogs, when ever anything moves they begin to bark.