Nothing vivifies, and nothing kills, like the emotions.
Quote by Joseph Roux
Joseph Roux Quotes
Experience comprises illusions lost, rather than wisdom gained.
Poetry is the exquisite expression of exquisite expressions.
We love justice greatly, and just men but little
Reason guides but a small part of man, and the rest obeys feeling, true or...
Evil often triumphs, but never conquers
We call that person who has lost his father, an orphan; and a widower that...
A fine quotation is a diamond in the hand of a man of wit and...
The happiness which is lacking makes one think even the happiness one has unbearable.
It is a very rare thing for a man of talent to succeed by his...
Our experience is composed rather of illusions that of wisdom acquired.
What is experience? A poor little hut constructed from the ruins of the palace of...
Every large family has its angels and its demon.
Science is for those who learn; poetry, for those who know.
In youth one has tears without grief; in age, griefs without tears.
Literature was formerly an art and finance a trade; today it is the reverse
Solitude vivifies; isolation kills.
There are people who laugh to show their fine teeth; and there are those who...
When unhappy, one doubts everything; when happy, one doubts nothing.
Poetry is truth in its Sunday clothes.
Say nothing good of yourself, you will be distrusted; say nothing bad of yourself, you...