Mediocrity is excellent to the eyes of mediocre people
Quote by Joseph Joubert
God has commanded Time to console the unhappy
Politeness is the flower of humanity.
When a nation gives birth to a man who is able to produce a great...
One who has imagination without learning has wings without feet.
Words, like glass, obscure when they do not aid vision.
Only choose in marriage a man whom you would choose as a friend if he...
Misery is almost always the result of thinking.
Justice is the truth in action.
All are born to observe order, but few are born to establish it.
Superstition is the only religion of which base souls are capable
Ask the young. They know everything.
A Flatterer is a man that tells you your opinion and not his own
When you go in search of honey you must expect to be stung by bees.
We must respect the past, and mistrust the present, if we wish to provide for...
The aim of argument, or of discussion, should not be victory, but progress.
In bringing up a child, think of its old age.
Time and truth are friends, though there are many moments hostile to truth
Children need models rather than critics.
The mother is only really the mistress of her daughter upon the condition of continually...
Perhaps we have been misguided into taking too much responsibility from our children, leaving them...
One should never criticize his own work except in a fresh and hopeful mood. The...