Once the realization is accepted that even between the closest human beings infinite distances continue, a wonderful living side by side can grow, if they succeed in loving the distance between them which makes it possible for each to see the other whole against the sky.
There are no classes in life for beginners; right away you are always asked to deal with what is most difficult.
I want to be with those who know secret things or else alone.
He reproduced himself with so much humble objectivity, with the unquestioning, matter of fact interest of a dog who sees himself in a mirror and thinks: there’s another dog.
Spring has returned. The Earth is like a child that knows poems.
The only journey is the one within.
It is good to be solitary, for solitude is difficult; that something is difficult must be a reason the more for us to do it.
This is the miracle that happens every time to those who really love: the more they give, the more they possess.
Everything is blooming most recklessly; if it were voices instead of colors, there would be an unbelievable shrieking into the heart of the night.
Believe that with your feelings and your work you are taking part in the greatest; the more strongly you cultivate this belief, the more will reality and the world go forth from it.