Pleasures are always children, pains always have wrinkles.
Quote by Joseph Joubert
Joseph Joubert Quotes
We may convince others by our arguments; but we can only persuade them by their...
It is easy to understand God as long as you don't try to explain him.
Justice is the truth in action.
Those who never retract their opinions love themselves more than they love the truth.
Tenderness is the repose of Passion
God has commanded Time to console the unhappy
Logic works, metaphysics contemplates.
Grace is in garments, in movements, in manners; beauty in the nude, and in forms....
Mediocrity is excellent to the eyes of mediocre people
He who has not the weakness of friendship has not the strength.
Old age deprives the intelligent man only of qualities useless to wisdom.
When a nation gives birth to a man who is able to produce a great...
Never cut what you can untie.
Only choose in marriage a man whom you would choose as a friend if he...
You will not find poetry anywhere unless you bring some of it with you.
Genius is the ability to see things invisible, to manipulate things intangible, to paint things...
He who has imagination without learning has wings but no feet.
Be charitable and indulgent to everyone but thyself.
In faith and hope the world will disagree, but all mankind's concern is charity. .
Charity creates a multitude of sins.
Don't say that you want to give, but go ahead and give! You'll never catch...
Humility is the ability to give up your pride and still retain your dignity.