Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.
More Andre Gide Quotes
- The most decisive actions of our life — I mean those that are most likely to decide the whole course of our future…
- Nothing prevents happiness like the memory of happiness.
- No theory is good unless it permits, not rest, but the greatest work.
- The want of logic annoys. Too much logic bores.
- There is no prejudice that the work of art does not finally overcome.
- In hell there is no other punishment than to begin over and over again the tasks left unfinished in your lifetime.
- Most quarrels amplify a misunderstanding.
- To read a writer is for me not merely to get an idea of what he says
- Not everyone can be an orphan.