In youth one has tears without grief; in age, griefs without tears
Quote by Joseph Roux
Nothing vivifies, and nothing kills, like the emotions.
In youth one has tears without grief; in age, griefs without tears.
We love justice greatly, and just men but little
Evil often triumphs, but never conquers
Science is for those who learn; poetry, for those who know.
A fine quotation is a diamond in the hand of a man of wit and...
Poetry is the exquisite expression of exquisite expressions.
Say nothing good of yourself, you will be distrusted; say nothing bad of yourself, you...
Our experience is composed rather of illusions that of wisdom acquired.
The folly which we might have ourselves committed is the one which we are least...
Solitude vivifies; isolation kills
There are people who laugh to show their fine teeth; and there are those who...
Experience comprises illusions lost, rather than wisdom gained.
It is a very rare thing for a man of talent to succeed by his...
Poetry is truth in its Sunday clothes.
We call that person who has lost his father, an orphan; and a widower that...
Literature was formerly an art and finance a trade; today it is the reverse
Whomsoever controls the volume of money in any country is absolute master of all industry...
These heroes of finance are like beads on a string; when one slips off, all...
Money problems can always be solved by a man not frightened by them.
Literature: proclaiming in front of everyone what one is careful to conceal from one's immediate...