The Little Prince Quotes

10 of the best book quotes from The Little Prince
  1. #1
    “And when your sorrow is comforted (time soothes all sorrows) you will be content that you have known me.
  2. #2
    “Where are the people?” resumed the little prince at last. “It’s a little lonely in the desert…” “It is lonely when you’re among people, too,” said the snake.”
  3. #3
    “People where you live,” the little prince said, “grow five thousand roses in one garden... Yet they don’t find what they’re looking for... And yet what they’re looking for could be found in a single rose.”
  4. #4
    “Grown ups are certainly very strange.”
  5. #5
    “The proof that the little prince existed is that he was charming, that he laughed, and that he was looking for a sheep. If anybody wants a sheep, that is a proof that he exists.”
  6. #6
    “What makes the desert beautiful,′ said the little prince, ‘is that somewhere it hides a well...”
  7. #7
    “Only the children know what they are looking for.”
  8. #8
    Look up at the sky. Ask yourself, “Has the sheep eaten the flower or not?” And you’ll see how everything changes. . . . And no grown-up will ever understand how such a thing could be so important!
  9. #9
    “But the eyes are blind. One must look with the heart.”
  10. #10
    “Of course I love you. It is my fault that you have not known it all the while.”
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