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Paul Valery Quotes and Sayings

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Love is being stupid together.
- Paul Valery

Related topics: Romantic Love

Politeness is organized indifference.
- Paul Valery

A poem is never finished, only abandoned.
- Paul Valery

An artist never really finishes his work,
he merely abandons it.
- Paul Valery

 

The folly of mistaking a paradox for a discovery,
a metaphor for a proof, a torrent of verbiage for a
spring of capital truths,
and oneself for an oracle, is inborn in us.
- Paul Valery

The best way to make your dreams come true is to wake up.
- Paul Valery

God made everything out of nothing, but the nothingness shows through.
- Paul Valery

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The trouble with our times is that the future is not what it used to be.
- Paul Valery

To write regular verses destroys an infinite number of fine possibilities,
but at the same time it suggests a multitude of distant
and totally unexpected thoughts.
- Paul Valery

Man's great misfortune is that he has no organ,
no kind of eyelid or brake, to mask or block a thought,
or all thought, when he wants to.
- Paul Valery

God created man and, finding him not sufficiently alone,
gave him a companion to make him feel his solitude more keenly.
- Paul Valery

Power without abuse loses its charm.
- Paul Valery

Serious-minded people have few ideas.
People with ideas are never serious.
- Paul Valery

The universe is built on a plan the profound symmetry
of which is somehow present in the inner structure of our intellect.
- Paul Valery

A man is a poet if difficulties inherent in his art provide him with ideas;
he is not a poet if they deprive him of ideas.
- Paul Valery

War: a massacre of people who don't know each other
for the profit of people who know each other but don't massacre each other.
- Paul Valery

History is the science of things which are not repeated.
- Paul Valery

A great man is one who leaves others at a loss after he is gone.
- Paul Valery

Two dangers constantly threaten the world:
order and disorder.
- Paul Valery

Politics is the art of preventing people from busying
themselves with what is their own business.
- Paul Valery

That which has been believed by everyone,
always and everywhere, has every chance of being false.
- Paul Valery

We are enriched by our reciprocate differences.
- Paul Valery

A man's true secrets are more secret to himself than they are to others.
- Paul Valery

That which has always been accepted by everyone,
everywhere, is almost certain to be false.
- Paul Valery

Our judgments judge us, and nothing reveals us,
exposes our weaknesses, more ingeniously than the attitude
of pronouncing upon our fellows.
- Paul Valery

In poetry everything which must be said is almost impossible to say well.
- Paul Valery

At times I think and at times I am.
- Paul Valery

Science means simply the aggregate of all the recipes
that are always successful.
All the rest is literature.
- Paul Valery

The purpose of psychology is to give us a completely
different idea of the things we know best.
- Paul Valery

A man is infinitely more complicated than his thoughts.
- Paul Valery

The history of thought may be summed up in these words:
it is absurd by what it seeks and great by what it finds.
- Paul Valery

A man who is "of sound mind" is one who keeps the inner
madman under lock and key.
- Paul Valery

Long years must pass before the truths we have made
for ourselves become our very flesh.
- Paul Valery

Poe is the only impeccable writer.
He was never mistaken.
- Paul Valery

A businessman is a hybrid of a dancer and a calculator.
- Paul Valery

Books have the same enemies as people:
fire,
humidity, animals, weather, and their own content.
- Paul Valery

Hate is never conquered by hate,
Hate is only conquered by love.
- The Buddha

Lord, grant that I might not so much
seek to be loved as to love.
- St. Francis of Assisi

Love one another but make not a bond of love.
Let it rather be a moving sea
between the shores of your souls.
- Khalil Gibran

Where there is great love,
there are always miracles.
- Willa Cather

Use the power of your word
in the direction of truth and love.
- don Miguel Ruiz

Darkness cannot drive out darkness;
only light can do that.
Hate cannot drive out hate;
only love can do that.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Life is a reflection of intent.
Love reflects love.
Hate reflects hate.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Love does not claim possession, but gives freedom.
- Rabindranath Tagore

People will forget what you said,
people will forget what you did,
but people will never forget
how you made them feel.
- Maya Angelou

I love you just the way you are.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Do all things with love.
- Og Mandino

Love me when I least deserve it,
because that's when I really need it.
- Swedish Proverb

Love is granting another the space to be
the way they are and the way they are not.
- Werner Erhard

Where There is Love,
Nothing is Missing.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

To the people who love you,
you are beautiful already.
This is not because they're
blind to your shortcomings
but because they so clearly see your soul.
- Victoria Moran

If (s)he's an apple and you're an orange,
celebrate your differences -
make a great fruit salad.
Love isn't about being the same -
it's about being sweet with each other.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I Dream This Day of Wondrous Things,
of Peace and Hope and Pride.
I Dance My Dance with Life Today,
I'm Filled with Love Inside.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I have found that if you love life,
life will love you back.
- Arthur Rubinstein

We are not held back by the love we didn't receive in the past,
but by the love we're not extending in the present.
- Marianne Williamson

Know the power and the peace of saying,
"I love you just the way you are."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If you love something, set it free;
if it comes back it's yours,
if it doesn't, it never was.
- Richard Bach

Love means not ever having to say you're sorry.
- Erich Segal

This day I will marry my friend,
the one I laugh with, live for, dream with, love.
- Anonymous

This is my wish for you:
Comfort on difficult days,
Smiles when sadness intrudes,
Rainbows to follow the clouds,
Laughter to kiss your lips,
Sunsets to warm your heart,
Hugs when spirits sag,
Beauty for your eyes to see,
Friendships to brighten your being,
Faith so that you can believe,
Confidence for when you doubt,
Courage to know yourself,
Patience to accept the truth,
Love to complete your life.
- Anonymous

Love is when the other person's happiness
is more important than your own.
- H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Love Without Limits.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Forgiveness is an act of self-love and respect.
- don Miguel Ruiz

Your love is more powerful
than your words or your actions.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Love is the absence of judgment.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

A new command I give you: Love one another.
As I have loved you, so you must love one another.
- Jesus of Nazareth (John 13:34)

The key to forgiveness is to forgive from the heart -
not from the mind.
- Sheri Rosenthal

Once you know yourself as a genuine seeker,
and when your own inner chamber is quite enlightened,
then comes the natural unfoldment of pure love and compassion
and a genuine desire to serve others.
- Rod Stryker

Affirmation:
Today I choose the higher road -
the path of charity, acceptance,
love, selflessness, kindness.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You may call God love, you may call God goodness.
But the best name for God is compassion.
- Meister Eckhart

The River of Life has no meaning,
no good, no bad, no better, no worse,
no love, no hate, no fear, no anger, no joy.
The River of Life has no judgment, no expectation.
The River of Life just IS.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


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