Space is to place as eternity is to time.
Quote by Joseph Joubert
It is better to debate a question without settling it than to settle a question...
Tenderness is the repose of Passion
The passions of the young are vices in the old.
There was a time when the world acted on books; now books act on the...
Logic works, metaphysics contemplates.
The direction of the mind is more important than its progress.
We may convince others by our arguments; but we can only persuade them by their...
Words, like glass, obscure when they do not aid vision.
Mediocrity is excellent to the eyes of mediocre people
Children need models rather than critics.
Justice is the truth in action.
Imagination is the eye of the soul.
Choose in marriage only a woman whom you would choose as a friend if she...
Never cut what you can untie.
Misery is almost always the result of thinking.
You will find poetry nowhere unless you bring some of it with you.
Never write anything that does not give you great pleasure. Emotion is easily transferred from...
In bringing up a child, think of its old age.
A woman can keep one secret - the secret of her age.
The foolishness of old age does not characterize all who are old, but only the...