In youth one has tears without grief; in age, griefs without tears.
Quote by Joseph Roux
Solitude vivifies; isolation kills
Experience comprises illusions lost, rather than wisdom gained.
In youth one has tears without grief; in age, griefs without tears
It is a very rare thing for a man of talent to succeed by his...
Poetry is the exquisite expression of exquisite expressions.
Science is for those who learn, poetry is for those who know.
A fine quotation is a diamond in the hand of a man of wit and...
Every large family has its angels and its demon.
The happiness which is lacking makes one think even the happiness one has unbearable.
Reason guides but a small part of man, and the rest obeys feeling, true or...
Science is for those who learn; poetry, for those who know.
Literature was formerly an art and finance a trade; today it is the reverse
Our experience is composed rathery of illusions that of wisdom acquired.
Our experience is composed rather of illusions that of wisdom acquired.
Poetry is truth in its Sunday clothes.
Evil often triumphs, but never conquers
Nothing vivifies, and nothing kills, like the emotions.
The folly which we might have ourselves committed is the one which we are least...
There are people who laugh to show their fine teeth; and there are those who...
When unhappy, one doubts everything; when happy, one doubts nothing.