Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.
The true hypocrite is the one who ceases to perceive his deception, the one who lies with sincerity
Whoever starts out toward the unknown must consent to venture alone
It is better to be hated for who you are, than to be loved for someone you are not.
The greatest intelligence is precisely the one that suffers most from its own limitations
Too chaste a youth leads to a dissolute old age
Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.
To read a writer is for me not merely to get an idea of what he says, but to go off with him and travel in his company.
The true hypocrite is the one who ceases to perceive his deception, the one who lies with sincerity.
Everything has been said before, but since nobody listens we have to keep going back and beginning all over again.
It is essential to persuade the soldier that those he is being urged to massacre are bandits who do not deserve to live; before killing other good, decent fellows like himself, his gun would fall from his hands
One doesn't discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.
The most decisive actions of our life... are most often unconsidered actions.
In hell there is no other punishment than to begin over and over again the tasks left unfinished in your lifetime.
Seize from every moment its unique novelty and do not prepare your joys.