Quotes by Maurice Druon

Number is the Word but is not utterance it is wave and light, though no one sees it it is rhythm and music, though no one hears it. Its variations are limitless and yet it is immutable. Each form of life is a particular reverberation of Number.

Maurice Druon

Other Great Authors


It is in men as in soils where sometimes there is a vein of gold which the owner knows not of.

Jonathan Swift

Where there is love, there is pain.

Danish proverb

Go around asking a lot of damfool questions and taking chances. Only through curiosity can we discover opportunities, and only by gambling can we take advantage of them.

Clarence Birdseye

The road to truth is long, and lined the entire way with annoying bastards.

Alexander Jablokov, The Place of No Shadows

The stupid neither forgive nor forget; the naive forgive and forget; the wise forgive but do not forget.

Thomas Szasz, The Second Sin 1973 Personal Conduct

One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.

Alan Alexander Milne »

I am not dying, not anymore than any of us are at any moment. We run, hopefully as fast as we can, and then everyone must stop. We can only choose how we handle the race.

Hugh Elliott »