Pearl S. Buck o lásce

„The truth is always exciting. Speak it, then. Life is dull without it.“

Pearl S. Buck

„The truly creative mind in any field is no more than this:
A human creature born abnormally, inhumanly sensitive.
To him... a touch is a blow,
a sound is a noise,
a misfortune is a tragedy,
a joy is an ecstasy,
a friend is a lover,
a lover is a god,
and failure is death.“

Pearl S. Buck

„If you want to understand today, you have to search yesterday.“

Pearl S. Buck

„Every mistake has a halfway moment, a split second when it can be recalled and perhaps remedied.“

Pearl S. Buck

„All things are possible until they are proved impossible and even the impossible may only be so, as of now.“

Pearl S. Buck

„I love people. I love my family, my children... but inside myself is a place where I live all alone and that's where you renew your springs that never dry up.“

Pearl S. Buck

„I am always glad when any of my books can be put into an inexpensive edition, because I like to think that any people who might wish to read them can do so. Surely books ought to be within reach of everybody.“

Pearl S. Buck

„to know how to read is to light a lamp in the mind, to release the soul from prison, to open a gate to the universe." from Pavilion of Women page 292“

Pearl S. Buck

„there is one word that can be the guide for your life- it is the word reciprocity.“

Pearl S. Buck

„The secret of joy in work is contained in one word-excellence. To know how to do something well is to enjoy it.“

Pearl S. Buck

„An intelligent, energetic, educated woman cannot be kept in four walls — even satin-lined, diamond-studded walls — without discovering sooner or later that they are still a prison cell."

(, Harper's Magazine, August 1938)“

Pearl S. Buck

„Life is stronger than death.“

Pearl S. Buck
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