Evil often triumphs, but never conquers
Quote by Joseph Roux
When unhappy, one doubts everything; when happy, one doubts nothing.
It is a very rare thing for a man of talent to succeed by his...
Nothing vivifies, and nothing kills, like the emotions.
A fine quotation is a diamond in the hand of a man of wit and...
Solitude vivifies; isolation kills
Science is for those who learn; poetry, for those who know.
The happiness which is lacking makes one think even the happiness one has unbearable.
We call that person who has lost his father, an orphan; and a widower that...
The folly which we might have ourselves committed is the one which we are least...
Poetry is truth in its Sunday clothes.
Poetry is the exquisite expression of exquisite expressions.
In youth one has tears without grief; in age, griefs without tears
Reason guides but a small part of man, and the rest obeys feeling, true or...
Literature was formerly an art and finance a trade; today it is the reverse
In youth one has tears without grief; in age, griefs without tears.
Solitude vivifies; isolation kills.
We love justice greatly, and just men but little
Our experience is composed rathery of illusions that of wisdom acquired.
Life is filled with so many exciting twists and turns. Hop off the straight and...
No, I am not at all cynical, I have merely got experience, which, however, is...