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To love for the sake of being loved is human, but to love for the sake of loving is angelic.


Alphonse de Lamartine

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To love for the sake of being loved is human, but to love for the sake of loving is angelic.
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MARQUIS DE LAFAYETTE
The more nobly a man wills and acts, the more avid he becomes for great and sublime aims to pursue. ...
PIERRE TEILHARD DE CHARDIN
Long before the awakening of thought on earth, manifestations of cosmic energy must have been produc...
PIERRE TEILHARD DE CHARDIN
If it is nothingness that awaits us, let us make an injustice of it; let us fight against destiny, e...
MIGUEL DE UNAMUNO
The humanities have been forced to disguise, both from themselves and their students, why their subj...
ALAIN DE BOTTON
I planted my self in the middle of a great many Glasses full of Dew, tied fast about me, upon which ...
CYRANO DE BERGERAC
No country without an atom bomb could properly consider itself independent.
CHARLES DE GAULLE
I can assure the Marquis de Chasteler that it is my unalterable determination never to set foot on a...
MARQUIS DE LAFAYETTE
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
I assemble my ideas in pieces on a computer file, then gradually find a place for them on a piece of...
ALAIN DE BOTTON
Our articles of confederation ought to be revised and measures immediately taken to invigorate the C...
MARQUIS DE LAFAYETTE
Industry has operated against the artisan in favor of the idler, and also in favor of capital and ag...
REMY DE GOURMONT
I am able to say that I was very much liked at the school. I even had quite some ascendancy over my ...
MARQUIS DE LAFAYETTE
Arithmetic! Algebra! Geometry! Grandiose trinity! Luminous triangle! Whoever has not known you is wi...
COMTE DE LAUTREAMONT
We still are pestered by two parties: the aristocratic, which is panting for a counter revolution, a...
MARQUIS DE LAFAYETTE
Wisdom is that apprehension of heavenly things to which the spirit rises through love.
HONORE DE BALZAC
The advantage of the analytical approach is that it is widely applicable, and it can provide a consi...
CHRISTIAN DE DUVE
The tyranny of a prince in an oligarchy is not so dangerous to the public welfare as the apathy of a...
CHARLES DE MONTESQUIEU
In the final analysis, the questions of why bad things happen to good people transmutes itself into ...
PIERRE TEILHARD DE CHARDIN
The arrogance that says analysing the relationship between reasons and causes is more important than...
ALAIN DE BOTTON
Unintelligent persons are like weeds that thrive in good ground; they love to be amused in proportio...
HONORE DE BALZAC
'And for my part, Gentlemen,' said I, 'that I may put in for a share, and guess with the...
CYRANO DE BERGERAC
Ribosomes contain RNA, messenger RNA provides the information, transfer RNAs brings the amino acids;...
CHRISTIAN DE DUVE
I was an incredibly lonely, very alienated teenager.
ALAIN DE BOTTON
'Social Network' is a good story with human experience connective tissue that makes it agele...
MICHAEL DE LUCA
Ageing is, simply and clearly, the accumulation of damage in the body. That's all that ageing is...
AUBREY DE GREY
May joy and good fellowship reign, and in this manner, may the Olympic Torch pursue its way through ...
PIERRE DE COUBERTIN
Cure yourself of the affliction of caring how you appear to others. Concern yourself only with how y...
MIGUEL DE UNAMUNO
Coming from the theater, I love the adrenalin rush from working on 'NCIS.' You get home and ...
COTE DE PABLO
There is militaristic-hegemonic-plutocratic side of the U.S. which is getting out of hand and threat...
ALAIN DE BOTTON
A quarrel between friends, when made up, adds a new tie to friendship.
SAINT FRANCIS DE SALES
In the future, instead of striving to be right at a high cost, it will be more appropriate to be fle...
EDWARD DE BONO
Aesthetic emotion puts man in a state favorable to the reception of erotic emotion. Art is the accom...
REMY DE GOURMONT
If you press me to say why I loved him, I can say no more than because he was he, and I was I.
MICHEL DE MONTAIGNE
Of course one should not drink much, but often.
HENRI DE TOULOUSE-LAUTREC
It is not tolerable, it is not possible, that from so much death, so much sacrifice and ruin, so muc...
CHARLES DE GAULLE
Neapolitans have always had their fast food. It's called pizza.
LUCIANO DE CRESCENZO
These things will destroy the human race: politics without principle, progress without compassion, w...
ANTHONY DE MELLO
In the United States, the majority undertakes to supply a multitude of ready-made opinions for the u...
ALEXIS DE TOCQUEVILLE
The tree of knowledge is not the tree of life! And yet can we cast out of our spirits all the good o...
GERARD DE NERVAL
Even if they end up together, which I highly doubt, given the strength of that particular bond-...-b...
MELISSA DE LA CRUZ
Growing up, I'd already decided I wanted to be a beatnik. A Bohemian poet, I thought. Or a musician....
CHARLES DE LINT
I find I am much prouder of the victory I obtain over myself, when, in the very ardor of dispute, I ...
MICHEL DE MONTAIGNE
If you come at four in the afternoon, I'll begin to be happy by three.
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY
Of course I’ll hurt you. Of course you’ll hurt me. Of course we will hurt each other. But this i...
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPéRY