Misery is almost always the result of thinking.
Quote by Joseph Joubert
Joseph Joubert Quotes
The mind conceives with pain, but it brings forth with delight.
Words, like glass, obscure when they do not aid vision.
It is easy to understand God as long as you don't try to explain him.
Old age deprives the intelligent man only of qualities useless to wisdom.
To teach is to learn twice.
Imagination is the eye of the soul.
The direction of the mind is more important than its progress.
One who has imagination without learning has wings without feet.
Be charitable and indulge to everyone, but thyself.
Never cut what you can untie.
Politeness is the flower of humanity.
Be charitable and indulgent to everyone but thyself.
The best remedy for a short temper is a long walk.
Justice is the truth in action.
We may convince others by our arguments; but we can only persuade them by their...
Choose in marriage only a woman whom you would choose as a friend if she...
The aim of argument, or of discussion, should not be victory, but progress.
Never write anything that does not give you great pleasure. Emotion is easily transferred from...
A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.
Pleasures are always children, pains always have wrinkles.