“Here is my secret. It is very simple. It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.”
I’ve always loved this quote from Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s The Little Prince, which I read and reread as a child.
I was in a coffee shop on a hot summer day. A beautiful young woman walked in. She was the sort of creature who causes heads to turn wherever she goes.