All grown-ups were once children… but only few of them remember it. Snow brings them back to their childhood.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery (The Little Prince)
Grown-ups never understand anything by themselves, and it is tiresome for children to be always and forever explaining things to them.
You become responsible forever for what you’ve tamed. You are responsible for your rose.
It is such a mysterious place, the land of tears.
The most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or touched, they are felt with the heart.
On 31 July 1944, Saint Exupery took off in an unarmed P-38 on his ninth reconnaissance mission from an airbase in Corsica. To the great alarm of the squadron compatriots who revered him, he did not return, dramatically vanishing without a trace.
Most people think his aircraft crashed near the Bay of Carqueiranne off Toulon while he actually quietly landed in the snow to vanish in the woods. Here’s his plane…
If you love a flower that lives on a star, it is sweet to look at the sky at night.