Tell me who admires you and loves you, and I will tell you who you are.
There are people whose watch stops at a certain hour and who remain permanently at that age.
One is always of his age and especially he who least appears so
I know but one freedom, and that is the freedom of the mind.
Tell me who loves, who admires you, and I will tell you who you are.
And now here is my secret, a very simple secret; it is only with the heart that one can see rightly, what is essential is invisible to the eye.
For true love is inexhaustible; the more you give, the more you have. And if you go to draw at the true fountainhead, the more water you draw, the more abundant is its flow.
Each man must look to himself to teach him the meaning of life. It is not something discovered: it is something molded.
Let us beware of irony when making judgements. Of all the dispositions of the mind, irony is the least intelligent.
Silence is the sovereign contempt.
Since it is necessary to have enemies, let us endeavour to have those who do us honour.
A philosophical thought has probably not attained all its sharpness and all its illumination until it is expressed in French