Courage is not the absence of fear, but the mastery of it
Quote by Victor Hugo
Wisdom is a sacred communion.
Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be...
What would be ugly in a garden constitutes beauty in a mountain.
No one knows like a woman how to say things which are at once gentle...
Forty is the old age of youth; fifty the youth of old age.
When liberty returns, I will return.
We say that slavery has vanished from European civilization, but this is not true. Slavery...
The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved; loved for ourselves,...
As the purse is emptied, the heart is filled.
Style is the substance of the subject called unceasingly to the surface.
A man is not idle because he is absorbed in thought. There is visible labor...
A person is just about as big as the things that make them angry
What a grand thing, to be loved! What a grander thing still, to love!
The omnipotence of evil has never resulted in anything but fruitless efforts. Our thoughts always...
Thought is the labor of the intellect, reverie is its pleasure.
Blessed be Providence which has given to each his toy: the doll to the child,...
The wise man does not grow old, but ripens.
Initiative is doing the right thing without being told.
Nothing else in the world... not all the armies... is so powerful as an idea...
The man who does not know other languages, unless he is a man of genius,...