An error is the more dangerous in proportion to the degree of truth which it contains.
Quote by Henri Frederic Amiel
Henri Frederic Amiel Quotes
To shun one's cross is to make it heavier.
Tears are the symbol of the inability of the soul to restrain its emotion and...
Common sense is calculation applied to life.
Self-interest is but the survival of the animal in us. Humanity only begins for man...
Our duty is to be useful, not according to our desires but according to our...
Sympathy is the first condition of criticism.
Society lives by faith, and develops by science.
Uncertainty is the refuge of hope.
To know how to suggest is the great art of teaching. To attain it we...
Pure truth cannot be assimilated by the crowd; it must be communicated by contagion.
To marry unequally is to suffer equally.
Heroism is the brilliant triumph of the soul over the flesh, that is to say...
Learn to limit yourself; to content yourself with some definite work; dare to be what...
In health there is freedom. Health is the first of all liberties.
To know how to grow old is the master work of wisdom, and one of...
Materialism coarsens and petrifies everything, making everything vulgar, and every truth false.
The fire which enlightens is the same fire which consumes.
The man who insists upon seeing with perfect clearness before he decides, never decides. Accept...
We only understand that which already within us.
The best path through life is the highway.