Blessed be childhood, which brings down something of heaven into the midst of our rough earthliness.
To know how to suggest is the great art of teaching. To attain it we must be able to guess what will interest; we must learn to read the childish soul as we might a piece of music. Then, by simply changing the key, we keep up the attraction and vary the song.
You don’t want madhouse and the whole thing there.
So long as a person is capable of self-renewal they are a living being.
In Morocco, for a woman to earn her own living is the essential concern.
Man becomes man only by his intelligence, but he is man only by his heart.
True humility is contentment.
Self-interest is but the survival of the animal in us. Humanity only begins for man with self-surrender.
In Islamic societies, politicians can manipulate almost everything. But thus far, no fundamentalist leader has been able to convince his supporters to renounce Islam’s central virtue – the principle of strict equality between human beings, regardless of sex, race, or creed.
My heart pumps yet the poison draught of you.