"The true poet for me is a priest. As soon as he dons the cassock, he must leave his family."
"I'll never stop dreaming that one day we can be a real family, together, all of us laughing and talking, loving and understanding, not looking at the past but only to the future."Gustave Flaubert on LaToya Jackson
"If a country is to be corruption free and become a nation of beautiful minds, I strongly feel there are three key societal members who can make a difference. They are the father, the mother and the teacher."Gustave Flaubert on Abdul Kalam
"Family means no one gets left behind or forgotten."Gustave Flaubert on David Ogden Stiers
"The love of family and the admiration of friends is much more important than wealth and privilege."Gustave Flaubert on Charles Kuralt
"Sister is probably the most competitive relationship within the family, but once the sisters are grown, it becomes the strongest relationship."Gustave Flaubert on Margaret Mead
"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."