Science is for those who learn; poetry, for those who know.
Quote by Joseph Roux
When unhappy, one doubts everything; when happy, one doubts nothing.
There is a slowness in affairs which ripens them, and a slowness which rots them
Solitude vivifies; isolation kills.
Poetry is the exquisite expression of exquisite expressions.
Literature was formerly an art and finance a trade; today it is the reverse
What is experience? A poor little hut constructed from the ruins of the palace of...
It is a very rare thing for a man of talent to succeed by his...
Science is for those who learn, poetry is for those who know.
We call that person who has lost his father, an orphan; and a widower that...
We love justice greatly, and just men but little
Evil often triumphs, but never conquers
Every large family has its angels and its demon.
Our experience is composed rathery of illusions that of wisdom acquired.
The happiness which is lacking makes one think even the happiness one has unbearable.
Reason guides but a small part of man, and the rest obeys feeling, true or...
A fine quotation is a diamond in the hand of a man of wit and...
There are people who laugh to show their fine teeth; and there are those who...
Nothing vivifies, and nothing kills, like the emotions.
Say nothing good of yourself, you will be distrusted; say nothing bad of yourself, you...
Our experience is composed rather of illusions that of wisdom acquired.