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Quote from Aurélio Buarque de Holanda Ferreira. Defining a word is like catching a butterfly on the wing.
Quote from Marcus Aurelius. That which is not good for the swarm, neither is it good for the bee.
Quote from Pier Paolo Pasolini. Grown up? Never!
Quote from Seneca. What you think is the summit is only a step up.
Quote from Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. Not everyone can boast of having a friend.
Quote from Ernest Hemingway. At the most important crossroads of life, there's no signposts.
Quote from Alfred Adler. The chief danger in life is that you may take too many precautions.
Quote from Albert Einstein. It's easier to disintegrate an atom than a prejudice.
Quote from Victor Hugo. There are no such things as bad plants or bad men. There are only bad cultivators.
Quote from Jules Renard. Writing is a way of talking without being interrupted.
Quote from Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. What makes the desert beautiful is that somewhere it hides a well.
Quote from Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. Love is the only thing that grows when shared.
Quote from Pythagoras. The oldest, shortest words - 'yes' and 'no' - are those which require the most thought.
Quote from Leo Tolstoy. The wind is never favorable to those who don't know where they are going.
Quote from Khalil Gibran. The flowers of spring are winter's dreams told in the morning at the table of the angels.
Chinese proverb. It is not those who know best to speak who have the best things to say.
Quote from Pierre de Coubertin. Success is not a goal but a means to aim higher
Quote from Voltaire. To say the secret of another is a betrayal, to say yours is a stupidity.
Quote from Tristan Bernard. The height of optimism is to enter a great restaurant and rely on the pearl found in an oyster to pay the bill.
Quote from Friedrich Nietzsche. Everyone thinks that the principal thing to the tree is the fruit, but in point of fact the principal thing to it is the seed.
Quote from Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. It's the time you spent on your rose that makes your rose so important.
Quote from Victor Hugo. Melancholy is the happiness of being sad.
Quote from Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel. Listen to the forest that grows rather than the tree that falls.
Quote from Jules Renard. We make congratulations like investing money, so that they may be returned to us with interest.
Quote from Guy de Maupassant. One would really end by going mad or dying, if one could not weep.
Quote from Marcel Breuer. I am as much interested in the smallest detail as in the whole structure.
Quote from Rumi. Waiting is like wings. The stronger are the wings, the longer is the flight.
Quote from Romain Gary. Tenderness has moments that beat more slowly than others.
Quote from Laozi (老子). If your results are not upto your expectations, remind you that one day the great oak has been an acorn too.
Quote from Louis Aragon. If I close my eyes, I remember yours.
Quote from William Shakespeare. All the world's a stage, and all the men and women merely players: they have their exits and their entrances.
Quote from Honoré de Balzac. Happiness is a soap bubble that changes color as the iris and that breaks when touched.
Quote from Leo Tolstoy. Women, you hold in your hands the salvation of the world.
Quote from Paulo Coelho. Dawn doesn't come twice waking you up.
Quote from Alphonse Allais. Hungry belly has no ears but it has a nose!
Quote from Edward Snowden. PR1V4CY M4773R5; PR1V4CY 15 WH47 4LL0W5 U5 70 D373RM1N3 WH0 W3 4R3 4ND WH0 W3 W4N7 70 63.PRIVACY MATTERS; PRIVACY IS WHAT ALLOWS US TO DETERMINE WHO WE ARE AND WHO WE WANT TO BE.
Quote from Paulo Coelho. One does not need to climb a mountain to know if it's high.
Quote from Marcel Pagnol. Life is like a bus. When you turn around, you realize that there are already many who have come down.
Quote from Seneca. When the sun is in eclipse and disappears, you can see its greatness.
Quote from Ovid. Under the sweet honey are hidden cruel poisons.
Quote from Malcolm X. Stumbling is not falling.
Quote from Rumi. Every rose is prey to winter.
Quote from Madame de Staël. The more I see of men the more I like dogs.
Quote from Jules Renard. Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.
Quote from Antoine de Rivarol. We never go so far as when we don't know where we're going.
Quote from Elsa Triolet. The time has no other function than burning; it burns without ashes.
Quote from Paulo Coelho. Life is the train and not the station.
African proverb. If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.
Quote from Paul-Jean Toulet. There are delightful spring rains where the sky seems to cry with joy.
Quote from Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. We do not inherit the earth from our fathers, we are borrowing it from our children.
Quote from Benjamin Franklin. Life's tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late.
Quote from Platon. You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation.
Quote from Coluche. I'd love to tell you a bullshit but there are also plenty in newspaper.
Chinese proverb. All the flowers of the future are in seeds of today.
Quote from Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. Man discovers himself when he measures himself against the obstacle.
Quote from Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. Fall is the spring of winter.
Quote from Gandhi. You must learn to be still in the midst of activity and vibrantly alive in repose.
Quote from Nelson Mandela. I never lose. I either win or I learn.
Celtic proverb. Three candles that illuminate every darkness: truth, nature, knowledge.
Quote from François Truffaut. Women are magical... so I became a magician.
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