Best Quotes by George Sand (Top 10)

  1. Guard well within yourself that treasure, kindness. Know how to give without hesitation, how to lose without regret, how to acquire without meanness.
  2. Let us accept truth, even when it surprises us and alters our views.
  3. We cannot tear out a single page of our life, but we can throw the whole book in the fire.
  4. There is only one happiness in this life, to love and be loved.
  5. One is happy as a result of one's own efforts once one knows the necessary ingredients of happiness: simple tastes, a certain degree of courage, self denial to a point, love of work, and above all, a clear conscience.
  6. Butterflies are but flowers that blew away one sunny day when Nature was feeling at her most inventive and fertile.
  7. It is a mistake to regard age as a downhill grade toward dissolution. The reverse is true. As one grows older, one climbs with surprising strides.
  8. The old woman I shall become will be quite different from the woman I am now. Another I is beginning.
  9. The capacity of passion is both cruel and divine
  10. I'm beginning to believe that there are angels disguised as men who pass themselves off as such and who inhabit the earth for a while to console and lift up with them toward heaven the poor, exhausted and saddened souls who were ready to perish here below.

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