Choose in marriage only a woman whom you would choose as a friend if she were a man.
Quote by Joseph Joubert
Grace is in garments, in movements, in manners; beauty in the nude, and in forms....
Innocence is always unsuspicious.
We may convince others by our arguments; but we can only persuade them by their...
Never cut what you can untie.
The passions of the young are vices in the old.
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
Those who never retract their opinions love themselves more than they love the truth.
Justice is the truth in action.
Ask the young. They know everything.
One who has imagination without learning has wings without feet.
Words, like glass, obscure when they do not aid vision.
Kindness is loving people more than they deserve.
Old age deprives the intelligent man only of qualities useless to wisdom.
Genius begins great works; labor alone finishes them.
The aim of argument, or of discussion, should not be victory, but progress.
The mind conceives with pain, but it brings forth with delight.
Imagination is the eye of the soul.
Love and fear. Everything the father of a family says must inspire one or the...
Superstition is the only religion of which base souls are capable of.