If one had but a single glance to give the world, one should gaze on Istanbul.
Quote by Alphonse De Lamartine
Alphonse De Lamartine Quotes
There is a woman at the beginning of all great things.
Grief and sadness knits two hearts in closer bonds than happiness ever can; and common...
A conscience without God is like a court without a judge.
Music is the literature of the heart; it commences where speech ends.
Providence conceals itself in the details of human affairs, but becomes unveiled in the generalities...
The people only understand what they can feel; the only orators that can affect them...
Sometimes, only one person is missing, and the whole world seems depopulated.
Museums are the cemeteries of the arts
Limited in his nature, infinite in his desire, man is a fallen god who remembers...
Grief knits two hearts in closer bonds than happiness ever can; and common sufferings are...
Poets and heroes are of the same race, the latter do what the former conceive.
There is a woman at the begining of all great things.
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
Private passions tire and exhaust themselves, public ones never.
Habit with it's iron sinews, clasps us and leads us day by day.
The more I see of the representatives of the people, the more I admire my...