Misery is almost always the result of thinking.
Quote by Joseph Joubert
Joseph Joubert Quotes
It is easy to understand God as long as you don't try to explain him.
Justice is the truth in action.
Never write anything that does not give you great pleasure. Emotion is easily transferred from...
Ask the young. They know everything.
How many people make themselves abstract to appear profound. The most useful part of abstract...
One who has imagination without learning has wings without feet.
Be charitable and indulge to everyone, but thyself.
Logic works, metaphysics contemplates.
Necessity may render a doubtful act innocent, but it cannot make it praiseworthy
Mediocrity is excellent to the eyes of mediocre people
Genius is the ability to see things invisible, to manipulate things intangible, to paint things...
Time and truth are friends, though there are many moments hostile to truth
Imagination is the eye of the soul.
We may convince others by our arguments; but we can only persuade them by their...
It is better to debate a question without settling it than to settle a question...
God has commanded Time to console the unhappy
One of the most difficult things to give away is kindness it is usually returned
Only choose in marriage a woman whom you would choose as a friend if she...
Marriage is low down, but you spend the rest of your life paying for it.
Many women remain unmarried only because they were too smart to ever marry a man...