Antoine De Saint-Exupery Quotes

If you want to build a ship, don't herd people together to collect wood and don't assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea.

Antoine de Saint-Exupery

I know but one freedom and that is the freedom of the mind.

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Life has meaning only if one barters it day by day for something other than itself.

Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Love does not cause suffering: what causes it is the sense of ownership, which is love's opposite

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One can be a brother only in something. Where there is no tie that binds men, men are not united but merely lined up.

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It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.

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It is in the compelling zest of high adventure and of victory, and in creative action, that man finds his supreme joys

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Man's "progress" is but a gradual discovery that his questions have no meaning

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Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.

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Men have forgotten this truth," said the fox. "But you must not forget it. You become responsible, forever, for what you have tamed.

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Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.

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Perhaps love is the process of my leading you gently back to yourself

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A rock pile ceases to be a rock pile the moment a single man contemplates it, bearing within him the image of a cathedral.

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There is no hope of joy except in human relations.

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Man is a knot into which relationships are tied.

Antoine de Saint-ExupÈry

A man's age is something impressive, it sums up his life: maturity reached slowly and against many obstacles, illnesses cured, griefs and despairs overcome, and unconscious risks taken; maturity formed through so many desires, hopes, regrets, forgotten things, loves. A man's age represents a fine cargo of experiences and memories.

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