"At every crossroads on the path that leads to the future, tradition has placed 10,000 men to guard the past."
"The empires of the future are the empires of the mind."Maurice Maeterlinck on Winston Churchill
"Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future."Maurice Maeterlinck on Oscar Wilde
"Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life."Maurice Maeterlinck on Steve Jobs
"I never think of the future - it comes soon enough."Maurice Maeterlinck on Albert Einstein
"It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves."Maurice Maeterlinck on William Shakespeare
"We are never the same with others as when we are alone. We are different, even when we are in the dark with them."
"All our knowledge merely helps us to die a more painful death than animals that know nothing."
"We possess only the happiness we are able to understand."
"An act of goodness is of itself an act of happiness. No reward coming after the event can compare with the sweet reward that went with it."
"Remember that happiness is as contagious as gloom. It should be the first duty of those who are happy to let others know of their gladness."