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if a sheep eats bushes does it eat flowers too?
a sheep eats whatever it finds
even a flower with thorn?
even a flower with thorns.
then what's the good of thorns?


Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

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No one is ever satisfied where he is....Only the children know what they’re looking for....
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
What a queer planet!" he thought. "It is altogether dry, and altogether pointed, and altogether hars...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
A rock pile ceases to be a rock pile the moment a single man contemplates it, bearing within him the...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
Quand tu veux construire un bateau, ne commence pas par rassembler du bois, couper des planches et d...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
Respect for humanity! Respect for humanity! If such respect is rooted in the human heart, humanity w...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
You become responsible, forever, for what you have tamed.
ANTOINE DE SAINT EXUPéRY
Inside the narrow skull of the miner pinned beneath the fallen timber, there lives a world. Parents,...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
Maybe those sailors will write bad poems, but the same men would have kept dull diaries, too. The pr...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
It's the time you spent on your rose that makes your rose so important...People have forgotten this ...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
One runs the risk of weeping a little, if one lets himself be tamed.
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
The time for action is now. It's never too late to do something.
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
No single event can awaken within us a stranger whose existence we had never suspected. To live is t...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
Cette qualité de la joie n’est-elle pas le fruit le plus précieux de la civilisation qui est nô...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
If I am attempting to describe him, it is in order not to forget him. It is sad to forget a friend. ...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
Il faut longtemps cultiver un ami avant qu'il réclame son dû d'amitié. Il faut s'être ruiné dur...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
Au-dessus de mes mots maladroits, au-dessus des raisonnements qui me peuvent tromper, tu considères...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
The only things you learn are the things you tame
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
Only the unknown frightens men. But once a man has faced the unknown, that terror becomes the known.
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
I am beginning to understand," said the little prince. "There is a flower... I think that she has ta...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
If he shrugs his shoulders, it is because he is no fool. He knows that once men are caught up in an ...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
A sheet spread beneath an apple-tree can receive only apples; a sheet spread beneath the stars can r...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
لا شيء، أبدا، في الواقع، يحل محل الرفيق المفقود. لا نست...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
You’ll be bothered from time to time by storms, fog, snow. When you are, think to yourself, ‘Wha...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
It is in the compelling zest of high adventure and of victory, and in creative action, that man find...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
People have stars, but they aren't the same. For travelers, the stars are guides. For other people, ...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
But silence continued in the layers of the earth, and this density that I could feel at my shoulders...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
Goodbye," said the fox. "And now here is my secret, a very simple secret: It is only with the heart ...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
Men have no more time to understand anything. They buy ready-made things in the shops. But since the...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
I did not know how to reach him, how to catch up with him... The land of tears is so mysterious.
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
Life always bursts the boundaries of formulas. Defeat may prove to have been the only path to resurr...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
Grown-ups never understand anything by themselves, and it is tiresome for children to be always and ...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
Sometimes, there is no harm in putting off a piece of work until another day.
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
Love does not consist of gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
It is a matter of life and death for us; for the lead we gain by day on ships and railways is lost e...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
A single radio post still heard him. The only link between him and the world was a wave of music, a ...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
I have no right to say or do anything that diminishes a man in his own eyes. What matters is not wha...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
One runs the risk of weeping a little, if one lets oneself be tamed...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
If you love a flower which happens to be on a star, it is sweet at night to gaze at the sky. All the...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
But eyes are blind. You have to look with the heart.
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
In those days, I didn't understand anything. I should have judged her according to her actions, not ...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
When someone blushes, doesn't that mean 'yes'?
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
You're beautiful, but you're empty. No one could die for you.
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
That was how the little prince tamed the fox. And when the time was near:
"Ah!" the fox said. "...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
Hoşça kal,“ dedi tilki. "İşte sana bir sır, çok basit bir şey: İnsan yalnız yüreğiyle d...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
Where are the people?” resumed the little prince at last. “It’s a little lonely in the desert...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
People where you live," the little prince said, "grow five thousand roses in one garden... yet they ...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
Well, I must endure the presence of a few caterpillars if I wish to become acquainted with the butte...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
Men have no more time to understand anything. They buy things all ready made at the shops. But there...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to tak...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
What saves a man is to take a step. Then another step.
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
A goal without a plan is just a wish.
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
A true book is like a net, and words are the mesh. The nature of the mesh matters relatively little....
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
Tenderness can be born only of respect for individualities. Tenderness builds its nest in little thi...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
In my mind's eye I can still see the first night flight I made in Argentina. It was pitch-dark. Yet ...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
I wonder,” he said, “whether the stars are set alight in heaven so that one day each one of us m...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
Nothing can match the treasure of common memories, of trials endured together, of quarrels and recon...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
Grown-ups love figures. When you tell them that you have made a new friend, they never ask you any q...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
I have had, in the course of my life, lots of encounters and lots of serious people. I have spent lo...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
They never say to you, 'What does his voice sound like? What games does he love best? Does he collec...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
Fais de ta vie un rêve, et d'un rêve, une réalité.
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
No destiny attacks us from outside. But, within him, man bears his fate and there comes a moment whe...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
When I opened my eyes I saw nothing but the pool of nocturnal sky, for I was lying on my back with o...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
But certainly, for us who understand life, figures are a matter of indifference.
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
I showed the grown ups my masterpiece, and I asked them if my drawing scared them. They answered:"wh...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
Truth is the language that expresses universality. Newton did not “discover” a law that lay hidd...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
لعل عظمة مهنة من المهن هي، قبل كل شيء، في التوحيد بين ال...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
و تدلنا التجربة أن الحب ليس أن ينظر بعضنا إلى بعض ، وإنم...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
The first stars tremble as if shimmering in green water. Hours must pass before their glimmer harden...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
What he had yearned to embrace was not the flesh but a down spirit, a spark, the impalpable angel th...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
Nothing, in truth, can ever replace a lost companion. Old comrades cannot be manufactured. There is ...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
The Earth is not just an ordinary planet! One can count, there 111 kings...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
If you want to build a ship, don't drum up people to collect wood and don't assign them task...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPERY
What do we mean by setting a man free? You cannot free a man who dwells in a desert and is an unfeel...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPERY
The injustice of defeat lies in the fact that its most innocent victims are made to look like heartl...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPERY
Grown-ups never understand anything for themselves, and it is tiresome for children to be always and...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPERY
What saves a man is to take a step. Then another step. It is always the same step, but you have to t...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPERY
Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward togeth...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPERY
Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward togeth...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPERY
Love is not just looking at each other, it's looking in the same direction.
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPERY
The meaning of things lies not in the things themselves, but in our attitude towards them.
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPERY
It is in the compelling zest of high adventure and of victory, and in creative action, that man find...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPERY
Charity never humiliated him who profited from it, nor ever bound him by the chains of gratitude, si...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPERY
We say nothing essential about the cathedral when we speak of its stones. We say nothing essential a...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPERY
Men have forgotten this truth," said the fox. "But you must not forget it. You become responsible, f...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPERY
Love does not consist of gazing at each other, but in looking together in the same direction
ANTOINE DE SAINT
Let a man in a garret but burn with enough intensity and he will set fire to the world
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPERY
In giving you are throwing a bridge across the chasm of your solitude.
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPERY
As for the future, your task is not to foresee it, but to enable it.
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPERY
And when your sorrow is comforted (time soothes all sorrows) you will be content that you have known...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPERY
When the body sinks into death, the essence of man is revealed. Man is a knot, a web, a mesh into wh...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPERY