Romain Rolland Quotes

Top 37 wise famous quotes and sayings by Romain Rolland

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Romain Rolland quotes: If a man is to shed the light of the sun upon other men, he must first of all have it within himself. If a man is to shed the light of the sun upon other men, he must first of all have it within himself.
Romain Rolland quotes: It is not peace that I seek, but life. It is not peace that I seek, but life.
Romain Rolland quotes: Most men are essentially dead by thirty. Most men are essentially dead by thirty.
Romain Rolland quotes: Everyone, deep down within, carries a small cemetery of those he has loved. Everyone, deep down within, carries a small cemetery of those he has loved.
Romain Rolland quotes: History furnishes to politics all the arguments that it needs, for the chosen cause. History furnishes to politics all the arguments that it needs, for the chosen cause.
Romain Rolland quotes: Everything is music for the born musician. Everything is music for the born musician.
Romain Rolland quotes: How often', he said,'does a man ruin his disciples by remaining always with them. How often', he said,'does a man ruin his disciples by remaining always with them.
Romain Rolland quotes: Discussion is impossible with someone who claims not to seek the truth, but already to possess it. Discussion is impossible with someone who claims not to seek the truth, but already to possess it.
Romain Rolland quotes: Any man who is really a man must learn to be alone in the midst of others, to think alone for others, and, if necessary, against others. Any man who is really a man must learn to be alone in the midst of others, to think alone for others, and, if necessary, against others.
Romain Rolland quotes: Passion is like genius: a miracle. Passion is like genius: a miracle.
Romain Rolland quotes: I find war detestable but those who praise it without participating in it even more so. I find war detestable but those who praise it without participating in it even more so.
Romain Rolland quotes: Love of my country does not demand that I shall hate and slay those noble and faithful souls who also love theirs. Love of my country does not demand that I shall hate and slay those noble and faithful souls who also love theirs.
Romain Rolland quotes: Be reverent before the dawning day. Do not think of what will be in a year, or in ten years. Think of to-day. Be reverent before the dawning day. Do not think of what will be in a year, or in ten years. Think of to-day.
Romain Rolland quotes: The artist is the compass which, through the raging of the storm, points steadily to the north. The artist is the compass which, through the raging of the storm, points steadily to the north.
Romain Rolland quotes: A hero is a man who does what he can. A hero is a man who does what he can.
Romain Rolland quotes: Mozart was able to do what he wished in music and he never wished to so what was beyond him. Mozart was able to do what he wished in music and he never wished to so what was beyond him.
Romain Rolland quotes: Skepticism, riddling the faith of yesterday, prepared the way for the faith of tomorrow. Skepticism, riddling the faith of yesterday, prepared the way for the faith of tomorrow.
Romain Rolland quotes: One makes mistakes; that is life.But it is never a mistake to have loved. One makes mistakes; that is life.
But it is never a mistake to have loved.
Romain Rolland quotes: Each man must learn his own ideal and try to accomplish it: that is a surer way of progress than to take the ideas of another. Each man must learn his own ideal and try to accomplish it: that is a surer way of progress than to take the ideas of another.
Romain Rolland quotes: The greatest human ideal is the great cause of bringing together the thoughts of Europe and Asia; the great soul of India will topple our world. The greatest human ideal is the great cause of bringing together the thoughts of Europe and Asia; the great soul of India will topple our world.
Romain Rolland quotes: There are some dead who are more alive than the living. There are some dead who are more alive than the living.
Romain Rolland quotes: When nothing hampers action, the soul has fewer reasons for action. When nothing hampers action, the soul has fewer reasons for action.
Romain Rolland quotes: There is only one heroism in the world: to see the world as it is, and to love it. There is only one heroism in the world: to see the world as it is, and to love it.
Romain Rolland quotes: The theatre, like the fresco, is art fitted to its place. And therefore it is above all else the human art, the living art. The theatre, like the fresco, is art fitted to its place. And therefore it is above all else the human art, the living art.
Romain Rolland quotes: I distrust official charity.All charity should be done by stealth. I distrust official charity.All charity should be done by stealth.