"The want of logic annoys. Too much logic bores. Life eludes logic, and everything that logic alone constructs remains artificial and forced."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Andre Gide on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Andre Gide on Helen Keller
"It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone."Andre Gide on Marilyn Monroe
"Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation for it is better to be alone than in bad company."Andre Gide on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Andre Gide on Marilyn Monroe
"It is unthinkable for a Frenchman to arrive at middle age without having syphilis and the Cross of the Legion of Honor."
"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."
"The sole art that suits me is that which, rising from unrest, tends toward serenity."