Andre Gide

1869 - 1951

A Quote by André Gide on discover, new, lands, lose, sight, shore, long time, discovery, uncertainty, courage, and challenge

One doesn't discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.

Andre Gide (1869 - 1951)

Source: Gide's The Counterfeiters with Journal of "The Counterfeiters", Pages: 326

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A Quote by André Gide on life, live, karma, decision-making, and action

The most decisive actions in our life... are most often unconsidered actions.

Andre Gide (1869 - 1951)

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A Quote by André Gide on monsters

There are very few monsters who warrant the fear we have of them.

Andre Gide (1869 - 1951)

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A Quote by André Gide on believe, know, trust, me, i can, self-confidence, and esteem

There are admirable potentialities in every human being.  Believe in your strength and your youth. Learn to repeat endlessly to yourself: "It all depends on me."

Andre Gide (1869 - 1951)

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A Quote by André Gide on difficulty, problem, overcome, situation, and work

It is not always by plugging away at a difficulty and sticking to it that one overcomes it; often it is by working on the one next to it. Some things and some people have to be approached obliquely, at an angle.

Andre Gide (1869 - 1951)

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A Quote by André Gide on knowledge, intuition, understanding, development, and know

Know thyself! A maxim as pernicious as it is ugly. Whoever observes himself arrests his own development. A caterpillar who wanted to know itself well would never become a butterfly.

Andre Gide (1869 - 1951)

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A Quote by André Gide on man, god, mankind, unity, and individual

Man is more interesting than men. God made him and not them in his image. Each one is more precious than all.

Andre Gide (1869 - 1951)

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A Quote by André Gide on compliment and expression

Nothing is so silly as the expression of a man who is being complimented.

Andre Gide (1869 - 1951)

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A Quote by André Gide on faith, within, spirituality, oneness, self, and inner

Be faithful to that which exists within yourself.

Andre Gide (1869 - 1951)

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A Quote by André Gide on god

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God depends on us. It is through us that God is achieved.

Andre Gide (1869 - 1951)

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