Everything that a woman really loves - a dog, a man, God, anything - she loves as she would a child.
The privileged will always risk self-destruction before giving up even a minimal part of their privileges.
A book is like a pole vault that allows you to make unimaginable leaps in time and space; the baton of the most magnificent relay race; an infallible and close silent friend.
I'm not a pessimist. I'm a well-informed optimist.
Love is the only element that really illuminates the darkenss.
Love does't require anything exceptional: it appears, it sits there and that's it.
Love is friendship with erotic moments.
Do not live in accordance with ideals you've received, but with your own aspirations and a greater insight.
Happiness is realizing that nothing is too important.
Dictatorship appears with amour because it ought to win. Democracy appears naked because it ought to persuade.