Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.
Ourselves Find Art
Love is our true destiny. We do not find the meaning of life by ourselves alone - we find it with another.
If a man is to live, he must be all alive, body, soul, mind, heart, spirit.
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Peace demands the most heroic labor and the most difficult sacrifice. It demands greater heroism than war. It demands greater fidelity to the truth and a much more perfect purity of conscience.
War More Perfect
But there is greater comfort in the substance of silence than in the answer to a question.
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Souls are like athletes, that need opponents worthy of them, if they are to be tried and extended and pushed to the full use of their powers, and rewarded according to their capacity.
Reason is in fact the path to faith, and faith takes over when reason can say no more.
Happiness is not a matter of intensity but of balance, order, rhythm and harmony.
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I will no longer wound myself with the thoughts and questions that have surrounded me like thorns: that is a penance You do not ask of me.
Pride makes us artificial; humility makes us real
When you expect the world to end at any moment, you know there is no need to hurry. You take your time, you do your work well.
Music is pleasing not only because of the sound but because of the silence that is in it: without the alternation of sound and silence there would be no rhythm.
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