Henri Frederic Amiel Quotes

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the-man-who-has-no-innerlife-is-a-slave-to-his-surroundings
im-not-interested-in-age-people-who-tell-me-their-age-are-silly-youre-as-old-as-you-feel
to-live-we-must-conquer-incessantly-we-must-have-the-courage-to-be-happy
society-lives-by-faith-and-develops-by-science
everything-you-need-for-better-future-and-success-has-already-been-written-and-guess-what-all-you-have-to-do-is-go-to-the-library
destiny-has-two-ways-of-crushing-us-by-refusing-our-wishes-and-by-fulfilling-them
learn-to-be-what-you-are-and-learn-to-resign-with-a-good-grace-all-that-you-are-not
man-becomes-man-only-by-his-intelligence-but-he-is-man-only-by-his-heart
there-is-no-respect-for-others-without-humility-in-ones-self
materialism-coarsens-and-petrifies-everything-making-everything-vulgar-and-every-truth-false
truth-is-not-only-violated-by-falsehood-it-may-be-equally-outraged-by-silence
the-man-who-insist-upon-seeing-with-perfect-clearness-before-he-decides-never-decides-accept-life-and-you-must-accept-regret
true-love-is-that-which-ennobles-the-personality-fortifies-the-heart-and-sanctifies-the-existence
love-is-like-swallowing-hot-chocolate-before-it-has-cooled-off-it-takes-you-by-surprise-at-first-but-keeps-you-warm-for-a-long-time
in-every-loving-woman-there-is-a-priestess-of-the-past-a-pious-guardian-of-some-affection-of-which-the-object-has-disappeared
selfinterest-is-but-the-survival-of-the-animal-in-us-humanity-only-begins-for-man-with-selfsurrender
doing-easily-what-others-find-difficult-is-talent-doing-what-is-impossible-for-others-is-genius
thought-is-a-kind-of-opium-it-can-intoxicate-us-while-still-broad-awake-it-can-make-transparent-the-mountains-and-everything-that-exists
sacrifice-still-exists-everywhere-and-everywhere-the-elect-of-each-generation-suffers-for-the-salvation-of-the-rest
a-belief-is-not-true-because-it-is-useful
charm-the-quality-in-others-that-makes-us-more-satisfied-with-ourselves
democracy-means-despair-of-finding-any-heroes-to-govern-you-and-contented-putting-up-with-the-want-of-them
sacrifice-which-is-the-passion-of-great-souls-has-never-been-the-law-of-societies
to-marry-unequally-is-to-suffer-equally
it-is-not-what-he-had-or-even-what-he-does-which-expresses-the-worth-of-a-man-but-what-he-is
we-are-never-more-discontented-with-others-than-when-we-are-discontented-with-ourselves
democracy-is-the-name-we-give-to-the-people-each-time-we-need-them
common-sense-is-the-measure-of-the-possible
if-nationality-is-consent-the-state-is-compulsion
work-while-you-have-the-light-you-are-responsible-for-the-talent-that-has-been-entrusted-to-you
cleverness-is-serviceable-for-everything-sufficient-for-nothing
clever-people-will-recognize-and-tolerate-nothing-but-cleverness
conquering-any-difficulty-always-gives-one-a-secret-joy-for-it-means-pushing-back-a-boundaryline-and-adding-to-ones-liberty
at-bottom-everything-depends-upon-presence-absence-one-single-element-in-soul-hope-henri-frederic-amiel
the-more-man-loves-more-he-suffers-the-sum-possible-grief-for-each-soul-is-in-proportion-to-its-degree-perfection-henri-frederic-amiel
joy-is-vital-air-soul-henri-frederic-amiel
tears-are-symbol-inability-soul-to-restrain-its-emotion-retain-its-self-command-henri-frederic-amiel
every-life-is-profession-faith-henri-frederic-amiel
every-situation-is-equilibrium-forces-every-life-is-struggle-between-opposing-forces-working-within-limits-certain-equilibrium-henri-frederic-amiel
the-best-path-through-life-is-highway-henri-frederic-amiel
sympathy-is-first-condition-criticism-reason-justice-presuppose-at-their-origin-emotion-henri-frederic-amiel
what-we-call-little-things-are-merely-causes-great-things-henri-frederic-amiel
blessed-be-childhood-which-brings-down-something-heaven-into-midst-our-rough-earthliness-henri-frederic-amiel
from-every-spot-on-earth-we-are-equally-near-heaven-infinite-henri-frederic-amiel
do-not-despise-your-situation-in-it-you-must-act-suffer-conquer-from-every-point-on-earth-we-are-equally-near-to-heaven-to-infinite-henri-frederic-amiel
put-personal-ambition-away-from-you-then-you-will-find-consolation-in-living-in-dying-whatever-may-happen-to-you-henri-frederic-amiel
we-are-always-making-god-our-accomplice-that-we-may-legalize-our-own-inequities-henri-frederic-amiel
to-learn-new-habits-is-everything-for-it-is-to-reach-substance-life-life-is-but-tissue-habits-henri-frederic-amiel
life-is-apprenticeship-to-constant-renunciations-to-steady-failure-our-claims-our-hopes-our-powers-our-liberty-henri-frederic-amiel
life-is-but-daily-oscillation-between-revolt-submission-henri-frederic-amiel
the-growth-development-soul-is-more-important-than-power-glory-henri-frederic-amiel
the-only-substance-properly-called-is-soul-henri-frederic-amiel
wisdom-consists-in-rising-superior-both-to-madness-to-common-sense-in-lending-oneself-to-universal-delusion-without-becoming-its-dupe-henri-frederic-amiel
health-is-first-all-liberties-happiness-gives-us-energy-which-is-basis-health-henri-frederic-amiel
the-man-who-insists-upon-seeing-with-perfect-clearness-before-he-decides-never-decides-accept-life-you-must-accept-regret-henri-frederic-amiel
life-is-short-be-swift-to-love-make-haste-to-be-kind-henri-frederic-amiel
let-us-be-true-this-is-highest-maxim-art-life-secret-eloquence-virtue-all-moral-authority-henri-frederic-amiel
the-man-who-has-no-inner-life-is-slave-his-surroundings-henri-frederic-amiel
he-who-asks-life-nothing-but-improvement-his-own-nature-is-less-liable-than-anyone-else-to-miss-waste-life-henri-frederic-amiel
in-every-loving-woman-there-is-priestess-past-pious-guardian-some-affection-which-object-has-disappeared-henri-frederic-amiel
in-every-loving-woman-there-is-priestess-past-henri-frederic-amiel
to-shun-ones-cross-is-to-make-it-heavier-henri-frederic-amiel
when-everything-is-in-its-right-place-within-us-we-ourselves-are-in-balance-with-whole-work-god-henri-frederic-amiel
if-man-was-what-he-ought-to-be-he-would-be-adored-by-animals-henri-frederic-amiel
the-great-artist-thinker-are-simplifiers-henri-frederic-amiel
the-habit-scientific-analysis-exhausts-material-offered-to-it-henri-frederic-amiel
wisdom-consists-in-rising-superior-both-to-madness-to-common-sense-is-lending-oneself-to-universal-illusion-without-becoming-its-dupe-henri-frederic-amiel
the-ideal-after-all-is-true-than-real-for-ideal-is-eternal-element-in-perishable-things-henri-frederic-amiel