"Faith is an oasis in the heart which will never be reached by the caravan of thinking."
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"Nor shall derision prove powerful against those who listen to humanity or those who follow in the footsteps of divinity, for they shall live forever. Forever."
"Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof."
"Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother."
"Love... it surrounds every being and extends slowly to embrace all that shall be."
"Love possesses not nor will it be possessed, for love is sufficient unto love."
"Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit."
"Pain and foolishness lead to great bliss and complete knowledge, for Eternal Wisdom created nothing under the sun in vain."
"Wisdom ceases to be wisdom when it becomes too proud to weep, too grave to laugh, and too selfish to seek other than itself."
"Keep me away from the wisdom which does not cry, the philosophy which does not laugh and the greatness which does not bow before children."
"Wisdom stands at the turn in the road and calls upon us publicly, but we consider it false and despise its adherents."
"A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle."
"The teacher who is indeed wise does not bid you to enter the house of his wisdom but rather leads you to the threshold of your mind."
"If you cannot work with love but only with distaste, it is better that you should leave your work."
"Yesterday we obeyed kings and bent our necks before emperors. But today we kneel only to truth, follow only beauty, and obey only love."
"Beauty is eternity gazing at itself in a mirror."
"Of life's two chief prizes, beauty and truth, I found the first in a loving heart and the second in a laborer's hand."
"I wash my hands of those who imagine chattering to be knowledge, silence to be ignorance, and affection to be art."
"Art is a step from what is obvious and well-known toward what is arcane and concealed."
"I have learned silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet, strange, I am ungrateful to those teachers."
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