All are born to observe order, but few are born to establish it.
Quote by Joseph Joubert
Joseph Joubert Quotes
You will not find poetry anywhere unless you bring some of it with you.
One of the most difficult things to give away is kindness it is usually returned
Kindness is loving people more than they deserve.
We must respect the past, and mistrust the present, if we wish to provide for...
God has commanded Time to console the unhappy
Be charitable and indulgent to everyone but thyself.
When you go in search of honey you must expect to be stung by bees.
Pleasures are always children, pains always have wrinkles.
A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.
You will find poetry nowhere unless you bring some of it with you.
The passions of the young are vices in the old.
Logic works, metaphysics contemplates.
One who has imagination without learning has wings without feet.
When a nation gives birth to a man who is able to produce a great...
He who has imagination without learning has wings but no feet.
Only choose in marriage a woman whom you would choose as a friend if she...
The Bible remained for me a book of books, still divine - but divine in...
We live too much in books and not enough in nature, and we are very...
Let none turn over books or scan the stars in quest of God who see...
Books have led some to learning and others to madness.