Maurice Maeterlinck Quote

To be good we must needs have suffered; but perhaps it is necessary to have caused suffering before we can become better.


The Inner Beauty (ed. 1910)

Picture Quote 1

To be good we must needs have suffered; but perhaps it is necessary to have caused suffering before we can become better.

Picture Quote 2

To be good we must needs have suffered; but perhaps it is necessary to have caused suffering before we can become better.

Picture Quote 3

To be good we must needs have suffered; but perhaps it is necessary to have caused suffering before we can become better.

Picture Quote 4

To be good we must needs have suffered; but perhaps it is necessary to have caused suffering before we can become better.