There is nothing like a dream to create the future.
In the cherry blossom's shadeKobayashi Issa
there's no such thing
as a stranger.
Life resembles a novel more often than novels resemble lifeGeorge Sand
There is not a particle of life which does not bear poetry within itGustave Flaubert
Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face.Victor Hugo
The more you judge, the less you love.Honore de Balzac
Art for art's sake is an empty phrase. Art for the sake of truth, art for the sake of the good and the beautiful, that is the faith I am searching for.George Sand
I believe that if one always looked at the skies, one would end up with wings.Gustave Flaubert
Find ecstasy in life; the mere sense of living is joy enough.Emily Dickinson
Guard well within yourself that treasure, kindness. Know how to give without hesitation, how to lose without regret, how to acquire without meanness.George Sand
I thought of the soul as resembling a castle, formed of a single diamond or a very transparent crystal, and containing many rooms, just as in Heaven there are many mansions.Saint Teresa of Avila
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them.Henry David Thoreau