Sunday, January 29, 2012

André Gide


André Paul Guillaume Gide (French pronunciation: [ɑ̃dʁe pɔl ɡijom ʒid]) (22 November 1869 – 19 February 1951) was a French author and winner of the Nobel Prize in literature in 1947. Gide's career ranged from its beginnings in the symbolist movement, to the advent of anticolonialism between the two World Wars. -- more at wikipedia




Who is he? Well, i also dunno at first but most of his quote fascinating... (in my point of view). So sekarang kan senang... Tak tau, just google it. Actually, quotations banyak membantu diri meneruskan perjalanan ini juga. Especially when feeling so down, and no one is there for you.. well this words actually brings me up! Funny... entahlah.

I like reading, most of quotation is actually interests me a lots. Some of them are from this author. Here are some of his famous quotes...(ambil dari several quotation's webpages)

“The true hypocrite is the one who ceases to perceive his deception, the one who lies with sincerity.” 


“It is better to be hated for what you are than loved for what you are not.”  (probably the best quotes)


“Believe those who are seeking the truth. Doubt those who find it.” 


Be faithful to that which exists within yourself.” 


“Everything's already been said, but since nobody was listening, we have to start again.” 


“Work and struggle and never accept an evil that you can change.” 


“Dare to be yourself” 


“People cannot discover new lands until they have the courage to lose sight of the shore.” 

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