Carmen Sylva, page 3

poet and writer, founder of charitable institutions and first queen on Romania

Love creates the world; duty governs it.

Love creates the world; duty governs it.

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The genius is like a seed carried by the wind that will take root who knows where, without worrying about the soil that will feed it.

The genius is like a seed carried by the wind that will take root who knows where, without worrying about the soil that will feed it.

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Coquetry is not always a temptation, but sometimes appears as a shield.

Coquetry is not always a temptation, but sometimes appears as a shield.

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There is but one solace: work.

There is but one solace: work.

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All those who are happy bring happiness to others and take it from no one; happiness returns to the one that gave it away.

All those who are happy bring happiness to others and take it from no one; happiness returns to the one that gave it away.

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Fake prudery is a scent that hides a corrupted atmosphere.

Fake prudery is a scent that hides a corrupted atmosphere.

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Purity is like the opal: it looks like an insignificant ornament to those who do not see its flashes of fire.

Purity is like the opal: it looks like an insignificant ornament to those who do not see its flashes of fire.

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In a friendship, it is better to listen to confessions than to give advice.

In a friendship, it is better to listen to confessions than to give advice.

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A beautiful glance appears to seek the soul or the senses.

A beautiful glance appears to seek the soul or the senses.

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Culture raises you to the heights of thought; education teaches you to come down to the level of the humble.

Culture raises you to the heights of thought; education teaches you to come down to the level of the humble.

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Elisabeth Pauline Ottilie Luise zu Wied, Regina Elisabeta a României

  • Date of birth: 29 December 1843
  • Date of death: 18 February 1916

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