Be charitable and indulgent to everyone but thyself.
Quote by Joseph Joubert
The Bible remained for me a book of books, still divine - but divine in...
Genius begins great works; labor alone finishes them.
Never cut what you can untie.
Space is the stature of God.
When you go in search of honey you must expect to be stung by bees.
How many people make themselves abstract to appear profound. The most useful part of abstract...
Only choose in marriage a woman whom you would choose as a friend if she...
Pleasures are always children, pains always have wrinkles.
Misery is almost always the result of thinking.
It is better to debate a question without settling it than to settle a question...
Grace is in garments, in movements, in manners; beauty in the nude, and in forms....
One of the most difficult things to give away is kindness it is usually returned
Love and fear. Everything the father of a family says must inspire one or the...
There was a time when the world acted on books; now books act on the...
We must respect the past, and mistrust the present, if we wish to provide for...
Superstition is the only religion of which base souls are capable
Who ever has no fixed opinions has no constant feelings.
One who has imagination without learning has wings without feet.
The aim of argument, or of discussion, should not be victory, but progress.
Justice is the truth in action.