On the basis of these numbers, they assume they know everything about him.
When I try to describe him here it’s only in order to make sure I will remember him. It’s sad to forget a friend. Not everyone has a friend. If I forget him I will be like adults who are only interested in numbers…
I should have judged actions, not words. It attracted me with its fragrance and gorgeousness. I should have never run away from it. I should have seen the love that was hiding under its tiny unhappy tricks and games. Flowers are so contradictory! But I was too young to know how I should love her…”
But if you tame me, we will need each other. In a whole world, you will be unique to me. And I will be unique to you.”
“People don’t have time for learning any more. They buy ready-made things in shops. But there are no shops that sell friends, so people don’t have friends. If you want a friend, tame me…”
Words are the source of misunderstanding.
It is very simple: you may see the truth only with your heart. Everything that is important can’t be seen.”
“You shouldn’t forget. We are always responsible for those who we tamed.
“They didn’t like the place they visited, did they?” asked the Little Prince. “Nobody is ever satisfied with the place where he stays”, said the railway pointsman.
Only children are looking out of the windows”. “Only children know what they are looking for”, said the Little Prince.
We risk crying when we allow ourselves to be tamed…
“When you stop mourning (time cures all the troubles), you will be happy that you knew me.