Private passions tire and exhaust themselves, public ones never.
Quote by Alphonse De Lamartine
Alphonse De Lamartine Quotes
If one had but a single glance to give the world, one should gaze on...
Museums are the cemeteries of the arts
Sometimes, only one person is missing, and the whole world seems depopulated.
Grief knits two hearts in closer bonds than happiness ever can; and common sufferings are...
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
Music is the literature of the heart; it commences where speech ends.
Providence conceals itself in the details of human affairs, but becomes unveiled in the generalities...
A conscience without God is like a court without a judge.
Poets and heroes are of the same race, the latter do what the former conceive.
Limited in his nature, infinite in his desire, man is a fallen god who remembers...
There is a woman at the beginning of all great things.
The people only understand what they can feel; the only orators that can affect them...
The more I see of the representatives of the people, the more I admire my...
Grief and sadness knits two hearts in closer bonds than happiness ever can; and common...
There is a woman at the begining of all great things.
Habit with it's iron sinews, clasps us and leads us day by day.