Necessity may render a doubtful act innocent, but it cannot make it praiseworthy
Quote by Joseph Joubert
One of the most difficult things to give away is kindness it is usually returned
Never write anything that does not give you great pleasure. Emotion is easily transferred from...
Innocence is always unsuspicious.
It is easy to understand God as long as you don't try to explain him.
Words, like glass, obscure when they do not aid vision.
The mind conceives with pain, but it brings forth with delight.
You will not find poetry anywhere unless you bring some of it with you.
The aim of argument, or of discussion, should not be victory, but progress.
In bringing up a child, think of its old age.
Love and fear. Everything the father of a family says must inspire one or the...
All are born to observe order, but few are born to establish it.
Misery is almost always the result of thinking.
Justice is the truth in action.
Imagination is the eye of the soul.
A Flatterer is a man that tells you your opinion and not his own
He who has not the weakness of friendship has not the strength.
Genius is the ability to see things invisible, to manipulate things intangible, to paint things...
Only choose in marriage a man whom you would choose as a friend if he...
Be charitable and indulge to everyone, but thyself.
Superstition is the only religion of which base souls are capable of.