"The most glorious moments in your life are not the so-called days of success, but rather those days when out of dejection and despair you feel rise in you a challenge to life, and the promise of future accomplishments."
"In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on."Gustave Flaubert on Robert Frost
"Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment."Gustave Flaubert on Buddha
"Throughout life people will make you mad, disrespect you and treat you bad. Let God deal with the things they do, cause hate in your heart will consume you too."Gustave Flaubert on Will Smith
"Life is a song - sing it. Life is a game - play it. Life is a challenge - meet it. Life is a dream - realize it. Life is a sacrifice - offer it. Life is love - enjoy it."Gustave Flaubert on Sai Baba
"A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing."Gustave Flaubert on George Bernard Shaw
"Oh, if I had been loved at the age of seventeen, what an idiot I would be today. Happiness is like smallpox: if you catch it too soon, it can completely ruin your constitution."
"I have the handicap of being born with a special language to which I alone have the key."
"Artists who seek perfection in everything are those who cannot attain it in anything."
"Of all lies, art is the least untrue."
"The art of writing is the art of discovering what you believe."