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