It is much more difficult to judge oneself than to judge others.
他人を裁くよりも自分を裁くほうがずっと難しい。- アントワーヌ・ド・サンテクジュペリAntoine de Saint-Exupéry
It is only with the heart that one can see rightly. What is essential is invisible to the eye.
正しく物事を見ることができるのは、心によってだけです。肝心なことは目には見えないものです。- アントワーヌ・ド・サンテクジュペリQusmo Qusmo 2012-09-17 (visit:645) - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry The Little Prince
All grown-ups were once children... but only few of them remember it.Qusmo Qusmo 2012-09-18 (visit:806) - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry The Little Prince
'What makes the desert beautiful,' said the little prince, 'is that somewhere it hides a well...'
(Ce qui embellit le désert, dit le petit prince, c'est qu'il cache un puits quelque part...)
"People where you live," the little prince said, "grow five thousand roses in one garden... yet they don't find what they're looking for..."
"They don't find it," I answered.
"And yet what they're looking for could be found in a single rose, or a little water..."
"Of course," I answered.
And the little prince added, "But eyes are blind. You have to look with the heart."Qusmo Qusmo 2012-09-18 (visit:767) - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry The Little Prince inspirational
Love consists of not looking each other in the eye, but of looking outwardly in the same direction.Qusmo Qusmo 2012-09-18 (visit:671) - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry Airman's Odyssey: Night Flight/Wind Sand & Stars/Flight to Arras love
"I shall look at you out of the corner of my eye, and you will say nothing. Words are the source of misunderstandings." -from the FoxQusmo Qusmo 2012-09-18 (visit:755) - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry The Little Prince philosophy inspirational communication
"People have forgotten this truth," the fox said. "But you mustn't forget it. You become responsible forever for what you've tamed. You're responsible for your rose."Qusmo Qusmo 2012-09-18 (visit:769) - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry The Little Prince love friendship
No single event can awaken within us a stranger whose existence we had never suspected. To live is to be slowly born.Qusmo Qusmo 2012-09-18 (visit:596) - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry Flight to Arras life philosophy
Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.Qusmo Qusmo 2012-09-18 (visit:772) - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry Airman's Odyssey: Night Flight/Wind Sand & Stars/Flight to Arras perfection
True love begins when nothing is looked for in return.Qusmo Qusmo 2012-09-18 (visit:704) - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry love
If you love a flower that lives on a star, it is sweet to look at the sky at night. All the stars are a-bloom with flowers...Qusmo Qusmo 2012-09-18 (visit:799) - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry The Little Prince love
Well, I must endure the presence of a few caterpillars if I wish to become acquainted with the butterflies.Qusmo Qusmo 2012-09-18 (visit:692) - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry The Little Prince
But the eyes are blind. One must look with the heart.
(Mais les yeux sont aveugles. Il faut chercher avec le cœur.)Qusmo Qusmo 2012-09-18 (visit:692) - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry The Little Prince heart
What saves a man is to take a step. Then another step.Qusmo Qusmo 2012-09-18 (visit:810) - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
If you want to build a ship, don't drum up people together to collect wood and don't assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea.
(Quand tu veux construire un bateau, ne commence pas par rassembler du bois, couper des planches et distribuer du travail, mais reveille au sein des hommes le desir de la mer grande et large.)
It is the time you have wasted for your rose that makes your rose so important.Qusmo Qusmo 2012-09-18 (visit:693) - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry The Little Prince time love inspirational
I remembered the fox. One runs the risk of crying a bit if one allows oneself to be tamed.Qusmo Qusmo 2012-09-18 (visit:837) - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry The Little Prince inspirational
They never say to you, 'What does his voice sound like? What games does he love best? Does he collect butterflies?' Instead, they demand 'How old is he? How many brothers has he? How much money does his father make?' Only from these figures do they think they have learned anything about him.Qusmo Qusmo 2012-09-18 (visit:756) - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
The most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or touched, they are felt with the heart.Qusmo Qusmo 2012-09-18 (visit:807) - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry The Little Prince
The time for action is now. It's never too late to do something.Qusmo Qusmo 2012-09-18 (visit:742) - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
"I am beginning to understand," said the little prince. "There is a flower... I think that she has tamed me..."Qusmo Qusmo 2012-09-18 (visit:770) - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry The Little Prince
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (French pronunciation: ), officially Antoine Marie Jean-Baptiste Roger, comte de Saint Exupéry (29 June 1900 – 31 July 1944, Mort pour la France), was an aristocrat French writer, poet and pioneering aviator. He became a laureate of several of France's highest literary awards and also won the U.S. National Book Award. He is best remembered for his novella The Little Prince (Le Petit Prince) and for his lyrical aviation writings, including Wind, Sand and Stars and Night Flight.