All are born to observe order, but few are born to establish it.
Quote by Joseph Joubert
Joseph Joubert Quotes
When a nation gives birth to a man who is able to produce a great...
It is easy to understand God as long as you don't try to explain him.
Innocence is always unsuspicious.
There was a time when the world acted on books; now books act on the...
He who has imagination without learning has wings but no feet.
Never write anything that does not give you great pleasure. Emotion is easily transferred from...
The aim of argument, or of discussion, should not be victory, but progress.
We must respect the past, and mistrust the present, if we wish to provide for...
Only choose in marriage a woman whom you would choose as a friend if she...
When you go in search of honey you must expect to be stung by bees.
Politeness is the flower of humanity.
Never cut what you can untie.
Superstition is the only religion of which base souls are capable
How many people make themselves abstract to appear profound. The most useful part of abstract...
Children need models rather than critics.
A Flatterer is a man that tells you your opinion and not his own
The direction of the mind is more important than its progress.
Be charitable and indulge to everyone, but thyself.
God is the place where I do not remember the rest.
Only choose in marriage a man whom you would choose as a friend if he...