"Illness is the doctor to whom we pay most heed to kindness, to knowledge, we make promise only pain we obey."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."Marcel Proust on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."Marcel Proust on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."Marcel Proust on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."Marcel Proust on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."Marcel Proust on William Shakespeare
"Everything great in the world comes from neurotics. They alone have founded our religions and composed our masterpieces."
"It is in moments of illness that we are compelled to recognize that we live not alone but chained to a creature of a different kingdom, whole worlds apart, who has no knowledge of us and by whom it is impossible to make ourselves understood: our body."
"Only through art can we emerge from ourselves and know what another person sees."
"A change in the weather is sufficient to recreate the world and ourselves."
"Words do not change their meanings so drastically in the course of centuries as, in our minds, names do in the course of a year or two."