"Pure truth cannot be assimilated by the crowd it must be communicated by contagion."
"A man's character may be learned from the adjectives which he habitually uses in conversation."Henri Frederic Amiel on Mark Twain
"Truthful words are not beautiful beautiful words are not truthful. Good words are not persuasive persuasive words are not good."Henri Frederic Amiel on Lao Tzu
"The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place."Henri Frederic Amiel on George Bernard Shaw
"Electric communication will never be a substitute for the face of someone who with their soul encourages another person to be brave and true."Henri Frederic Amiel on Charles Dickens
"I'm a great believer that any tool that enhances communication has profound effects in terms of how people can learn from each other, and how they can achieve the kind of freedoms that they're interested in."Henri Frederic Amiel on Bill Gates
"I'm not interested in age. People who tell me their age are silly. You're as old as you feel."
"Let us be true: this is the highest maxim of art and of life, the secret of eloquence and of virtue, and of all moral authority."
"To know how to suggest is the great art of teaching. To attain it we must be able to guess what will interest we must learn to read the childish soul as we might a piece of music. Then, by simply changing the key, we keep up the attraction and vary the song."
"To live we must conquer incessantly, we must have the courage to be happy."
"Common sense is the measure of the possible it is composed of experience and prevision it is calculation applied to life."