"Márai's exemplar was the individual who adhered faithfully to the cultural obligations imposed by a purposeful life, whose ethical values are created by personal discipline and whose "first principle is the fulfillment of duty," a being that shapes his life by creative work in which, Márai proclaimed, "the highest degree of pleasure bursts into flame" and who, despite all evidence to the contrary, continues to be enticed by the vision of human perfectibility." (Albert Tezla)

"Goodbye, said the fox. Now here is my secret. It is very simple. It is only with one's heart that one can see clearly. What is essential is invisible to the eye. What is essential is invisible to the eye, the
Little Prince repeated, so as to be sure to remember. It is the time you lavished on your rose which makes your rose so important. It is the time that I lavished on my rose...said the Little Prince, so as to be sure to remember. Men have forgotten this basic truth said the fox. But you must not forget it. For what you have tamed, you become responsible forever. You are responsible for your rose... I am responsible for my rose...the Little Prince repeated, so as to be sure to remember."
(Antoine de Saint-Exupéry: The little prince)


"Maybe it is true that we don't know what we have got until we lose it, but it is also true that we don't know what we have been missing until it arrives."

"There are moments in life when you miss someones so much that you just want to pick them from your dreams and hug them for real."


"Maybe God wanted us to meet the wrong people before meeting the right one, so that when we finally meet the right person we will know how to be graceful for that gift!"

"And the moral of that is - "oh 'tis love, 'tis love that makes the world go round!"
(Lewis Carroll: Alice in Wonderland)


"You can always get someone to love you - even if you have to do it yourself."
(Lewis Carroll: Alice in Wonderland)

"You can give without loving, but you can't love without giving."

"For every minute you are angry, you lose sixty seconds of happiness."

"The place to be happy is here, the time to be happy is now, the way to be happy is to make others so."