Old age deprives the intelligent man only of qualities useless to wisdom.
Quote by Joseph Joubert
To teach is to learn twice.
A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.
When a nation gives birth to a man who is able to produce a great...
The Bible remained for me a book of books, still divine - but divine in...
The aim of argument, or of discussion, should not be victory, but progress.
There was a time when the world acted on books; now books act on the...
A Flatterer is a man that tells you your opinion and not his own
One who has imagination without learning has wings without feet.
You will not find poetry anywhere unless you bring some of it with you.
You will find poetry nowhere unless you bring some of it with you.
We may convince others by our arguments; but we can only persuade them by their...
Only choose in marriage a woman whom you would choose as a friend if she...
Misery is almost always the result of thinking.
It is better to debate a question without settling it than to settle a question...
Imagination is the eye of the soul.
The direction of the mind is more important than its progress.
It is easy to understand God as long as you don't try to explain him.
The best remedy for a short temper is a long walk.
The mind conceives with pain, but it brings forth with delight.
The passions of the young are vices in the old.