Rate this quote:(0.00 / 0 votes)Say it
One does not discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.
Edit this quote...

Andr Gide

André Paul Guillaume Gide; 22 November 1869 – 19 February 1951) was a French author and winner of the Nobel Prize in literature in 1947. Gide's career ranged from its beginnings in the symbolist movement, to the advent of anticolonialism between the two World Wars.

All Andr Gide quotes | Andr Gide Books

★ FAVORITE (1 vote)


Find a translation for this quote in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss this Andr Gide quote with the community:

Quote of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE inspiring quote delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this quote to your bibliography:


"Andr Gide Quotes." Quotes.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 30 Nov. 2015. <http://www.quotes.net/quote/108>.

We need you!

Help build the largest human-edited quotes collection on the web!

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.