Antoine De Saint Exupery Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old antoine de saint exupery quotes, antoine de saint exupery sayings, and antoine de saint exupery proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


True happiness comes from the joy of deeds well done, the zest of creating things new.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

I know but one freedom and that is the freedom of the mind.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

What makes the desert beautiful is that somewhere it hides a well.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

He who has gone, so we but cherish his memory, abides with us, more potent, nay, more present than the living man.      

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

One can be a brother only in something. Where there is no tie that binds men, men are not united but merely lined up.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

One can be a brother only in something. Where there is no tie that binds men, men are not united but merely lined up.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

It is the time you have wasted for your rose that makes your rose so important.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

It is such a secret place, the land of tears.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

When you give yourself, you receive more than you give.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Water, thou hast no taste, no color, no odor; canst not be defined, art relished while ever mysterious. Not necessary to life, but rather life itself, thou fillest us with a gratification that exceeds the delight of the senses.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Perfection is finally attained not when there is no longer anything to add but when there is no longer anything to take away, when a body has been stripped down to its nakedness.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

I fly because it releases my mind from the tyranny of petty things.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

He who has gone, so we but cherish his memory, abides with us, more potent, nay, more present than the living man.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

It is the time you have spent on your rose that makes her so important.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

A man's age is something impressive, it sums up his life: maturity reached slowly and against many obstacles, illnesses cured, griefs and despairs overcome, and unconscious risks taken; maturity formed through so many desires, hopes, regrets, forgotten things, loves. A man's age represents a fine cargo of experiences and memories.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

One's suffering disappears when one lets oneself go, when one yields - even to sadness.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

One day, I watched the sun setting forty-four times......You know...when one is so terribly sad, one loves sunsets.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

When you give yourself, you receive more than you give.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

He who has gone, so we but cherish his memory, abides with us, more potent, nay, more present, than the living man.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

War is not an adventure. It is a disease. It is like typhus.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

For there is but one problem - the problem of human relations. We forget that there is no hope or joy except in human relations.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

The tender friendships one gives up, on parting, leave their bite on the heart, but also a curious feeling of a treasure somewhere buried.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Each man carries within him the soul of a poet who died young.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Only the unknown frightens men. But once a man has faced the unknown, that terror becomes the known.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Life has meaning only if one barters it day by day for something other than itself.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

The meaning of things lies not in the things themselves, but in our attitude towards them.     

Antoine de Saint Exupery

Each man carries within him the soul of a poet who died young.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

When you give yourself, you receive more than you give.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

One's suffering disappears when one let's go, when one yields-even to sadness.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry