In bringing up a child, think of its old age.
Quote by Joseph Joubert
Never write anything that does not give you great pleasure. Emotion is easily transferred from...
We must respect the past, and mistrust the present, if we wish to provide for...
Justice is the truth in action.
Necessity may render a doubtful act innocent, but it cannot make it praiseworthy
Superstition is the only religion of which base souls are capable
Innocence is always unsuspicious.
Time and truth are friends, though there are many moments hostile to truth
God has commanded Time to console the unhappy
Space is to place as eternity is to time.
Kindness is loving people more than they deserve.
God is the place where I do not remember the rest.
Imagination is the eye of the soul.
It is better to debate a question without settling it than to settle a question...
Grace is in garments, in movements, in manners; beauty in the nude, and in forms....
One of the most difficult things to give away is kindness it is usually returned
Politeness is the flower of humanity.
Space is the stature of God.
Misery is almost always the result of thinking.
The trick is in what one emphasizes. We either make ourselves miserable, or we make...
The miser, starving his brother's body, starves also his own soul, and at death shall...