Be as a bird perched on a frail branch that she feels bending beneath her, still she sings away all the same, knowing she has wings.
Change your opinions, keep to your principles; change your leaves, keep intact your roots.
Perseverance, secret of all triumphs.
How did it happen that their lips came together? How does it happen that birds sing, that snow melts, that the rose unfolds, that the dawn whitens behind the stark shapes of trees on the quivering summit of the hill? A kiss, and all was said.
Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face.
When dictatorship is a fact, revolution becomes a right.
Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life.
He who opens a school door, closes a prison.
Victor Hugo — quotes and aphorisms
To love is to act.
Life is the flower for which love is the honey.
A mother's arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them.
Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent.