"I thought that I was rich, with a flower that was unique in all the world; and all I had was a common rose. A common rose…"



"It's is much more difficult thing to judge oneself than to judge others.It you succeed in judgeing yourself rightly,then you are indeed a man of true wisdom. "



"But if you tame me, then we shall need each other. To me, you will be unique in all the world. To you, I shall be unique in all the world."



"Men have forgotten this truth. But you must not forget it. You become responsible, forever, for what you have tamed. You are responsible for your rose…"




"And now here is my secret, a very simple secret. It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eyes."



"The men where you live, raise five thousand roses in the same garden – and they do not find in it what they are looking for. And yet what they are looking for could be found in one single rose, or in a little water . But eyes are blind. One must look with the heart…"


"Men have not more time to understand anything. They buy things already made at the shops. But there is no shop anywhere where one can buy friendship, and so men have no friends any more."



"The house, the stars, the desert – what gives them their beauty is something that is invisible."

    -「無論是房子、星星和沙漠,是因為藏有某種看不見的東西,才使他們看起來這麼美。 」    

"No one is ever satisfied where he is."



"What makes the desert beautiful is that somewhere it hides a well…"


"The people have no imagination. They repeat whatever one says to them… On my planet I had a flower; She always was the first to speak…"



"If you love a flower that lives on a star, it is sweet to look at the sky at night. All the stars are abloom with flowers…"