Dag Hammarskjold Quotes
Most popular Dag Hammarskjold Quotes
A mature man is his own judge.
Alone. But loneliness can be a communion.
If only I may grow firmer, simpler, quieter, warmer.
For all that has been — thanks. For all that will be — yes.
Never "for the sake of piece and quiet" deny your convictions.
Never "for the sake of peace and quiet" deny your own experience or convictions.
In our era, the road to holiness necessarily passes through the world of action.
Friendship needs no words—it is solitude delivered from the anguish of loneliness.
We are not permitted to choose the frame of our destiny. But what we put into it is ours.
Constant attention by a good nurse may be just as important as a major operation by a surgeon.
The only kind of dignity which is genuine is that which is not diminished by the indifference of others.
Your cravings as a human animal do not become a prayer just because it is God whom you ask to attend to them.
What makes loneliness an anguish Is not that I have no one to share my burden, But this: I have only my own burden to bear.
Is life so wretched? Isn't it rather your hands which are too small, your vision which is muddled? You are the one who must grow up.
Forgiveness is the answer to the child's dream of a miracle by which what is broken is made whole again, what is soiled again made clean.
Forgiveness is the answer to the child's dream of a miracle by which what is broken is made whole again, what is soiled is made clean again.
Never look down to test the ground before taking your next step; only he who keeps his eye fixed on the far horizon will find the right road.
Never look down to test the ground before taking your next step; only those who keep their eye fixed on the far horizon will find their right road.
The pursuit of peace and progress cannot end in a few years in either victory or defeat. The pursuit of peace and progress, with its trials and its errors, its successes and its setbacks, can never be relaxed and never abandoned.