Forty is the old age of youth; fifty the youth of old age.
Quote by Victor Hugo
A creditor is worse than a slave-owner; for the master owns only your person, but...
It is most pleasant to commit a just action which is disagreeable to someone whom...
Progress is the stride of God.
The ideal and the beautiful are identical; the ideal corresponds to the idea, and beauty...
Everything being a constant carnival, there is no carnival left.
I put a Phrygian cap on the old dictionary.
Genius is a promontory jutting out into the future
The first symptom of love in a young man is shyness; the first symptom in...
It is by suffering that human beings become angels.
Perseverance, secret of all triumphs.
The wise man does not grow old, but ripens.
I met in the street a very poor young man who was in love. His...
To learn to read is to light a fire; every syllable that is spelled out...
Son, brother, father, lover, friend. There is room in the heart for all the affections,...
Initiative is doing the right thing without being told.
Men become accustomed to poison by degrees.
All I know is that you love me...in my dreams.
Have courage for the great sorrows of life and patience for the small ones; and...
At times in my life the only place I have been happy is when I...
You cannot tailor-make the situations in life, but you can tailor-make the attitudes to fit...