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Maurice Maeterlinck – 10 Quotes

 

10 Quotes by Maurice Maeterlinck

 

We are never the same with others as when we are alone. We are different, even when we are in the dark with them.

– Maurice Maeterlinck


All our knowledge merely helps us to die a more painful death than animals that know nothing.

– Maurice Maeterlinck


At every crossroads on the path that leads to the future, tradition has placed 10,000 men to guard the past.

– Maurice Maeterlinck


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.

– Maurice Maeterlinck


Happiness is rarely absent it is we that know not of its presence.

– Maurice Maeterlinck


Many a happiness in life, as many a disaster, can be due to chance, but the peace within us can never be governed by chance.

– Maurice Maeterlinck


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.

– Maurice Maeterlinck


We possess only the happiness we are able to understand.

– Maurice Maeterlinck


When we lose one we love, our bitterest tears are called forth by the memory of hours when we loved not enough.

– Maurice Maeterlinck


It is not from reason that justice springs, but goodness is born of wisdom.

– Maurice Maeterlinck