The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new lands but seeing with new eyes.
Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.
If a little dreaming is dangerous, the cure for it is not to dream less but to dream more, to dream all the time.
We don't receive wisdom; we must discover it for ourselves after a journey that no one can take for us or spare us.
We are healed from suffering only by experiencing it to the full.
Happiness is beneficial for the body, but it is grief that develops the powers of the mind.
Everything great in the world comes from neurotics. They alone have founded our religions and composed our masterpieces.
Only through art can we emerge from ourselves and know what another person sees.
Illness is the doctor to whom we pay most heed; to kindness, to knowledge, we make promise only; pain we obey.
There are perhaps no days of our childhood we lived so fully as those we spent with a favorite book.