He who has not the weakness of friendship has not the strength.
Quote by Joseph Joubert
Never cut what you can untie.
It is better to debate a question without settling it than to settle a question...
You will find poetry nowhere unless you bring some of it with you.
Justice is the truth in action.
A Flatterer is a man that tells you your opinion and not his own
To teach is to learn twice.
The aim of argument, or of discussion, should not be victory, but progress.
The best remedy for a short temper is a long walk.
Imagination is the eye of the soul.
We may convince others by our arguments; but we can only persuade them by their...
Tenderness is the repose of Passion
The Bible remained for me a book of books, still divine - but divine in...
Superstition is the only religion of which base souls are capable
There was a time when the world acted on books; now books act on the...
Choose in marriage only a woman whom you would choose as a friend if she...
Be charitable and indulgent to everyone but thyself.
How many people make themselves abstract to appear profound. The most useful part of abstract...
Never write anything that does not give you great pleasure. Emotion is easily transferred from...
All are born to observe order, but few are born to establish it.
The passions of the young are vices in the old.