Children need models rather than critics.
Quote by Joseph Joubert
Logic works, metaphysics contemplates.
How many people make themselves abstract to appear profound. The most useful part of abstract...
Be charitable and indulge to everyone, but thyself.
Never cut what you can untie.
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...
Mediocrity is excellent to the eyes of mediocre people
Without the spiritual world the material world is a disheartening enigma.
The mind conceives with pain, but it brings forth with delight.
Pleasures are always children, pains always have wrinkles.
Genius begins great works; labor alone finishes them.
Only choose in marriage a woman whom you would choose as a friend if she...
Misery is almost always the result of thinking.
The passions of the young are vices in the old.
God is the place where I do not remember the rest.
He who has not the weakness of friendship has not the strength.
Time and truth are friends, though there are many moments hostile to truth
Superstition is the only religion of which base souls are capable of.
When you go in search of honey you must expect to be stung by bees.
Never write anything that does not give you great pleasure. Emotion is easily transferred from...