"Be faithful to that which exists within yourself."
"The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart."Andre Gide on Helen Keller
"It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light."Andre Gide on Aristotle Onassis
"Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant."Andre Gide on Robert Louis Stevenson
"Try to be like the turtle - at ease in your own shell."Andre Gide on Bill Copeland
"Find a place inside where there's joy, and the joy will burn out the pain."Andre Gide on Joseph Campbell
"It is unthinkable for a Frenchman to arrive at middle age without having syphilis and the Cross of the Legion of Honor."
"The want of logic annoys. Too much logic bores. Life eludes logic, and everything that logic alone constructs remains artificial and forced."
"Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better."
"Art begins with resistance - at the point where resistance is overcome. No human masterpiece has ever been created without great labor."
"There is no prejudice that the work of art does not finally overcome."