The guilty one is not the person who has committed the sin, but the person who has created the shadow.
Happy, even in the midst of anguish, is he to whom God has given a soul worthy of love and of unhappiness! He who has not viewed the things of this world and the heart of man under this double light has seen nothing and knows nothing of the true.
Hope in a child who has never known anything but despair is a sweet and touching thing.
To teach reading, means to light the fire; every syllable spelled out sparkles.
But I have been exposed, I am pursued - by myself! That is a pursuit that does not readily let go.
In a little town, there are many mouths which talk, and very few heads which think.