Suffering! We owe to it all that is good in us, all that gives value to life; we owe to it pity, we owe to it courage, we owe to it all the virtues.
Quote by Anatole France
We do not know what to do with this short life, yet we want another...
We live too much in books and not enough in nature, and we are very...
Ignorance and error are necessary to life, like bread and water.
In art as in love, instinct is enough.
Of all the sexual aberrations, chastity is the strangest.
An education isnt how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you...
You learn to speak by speaking, to study by studying, to run by running, to...
History books that contain no lies are extremely dull.
You become a good writer just as you become a good joiner: by planing down...
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan,...
It is well for the heart to be naive and the mind not to be.
An education isn't how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you...
Chance is perhaps the pseudonym of God when he did not want to sign.
Irony is the gaiety of reflection and the joy of wisdom.
It is better to understand little than to misunderstand a lot.
There are very honest people who do not think that they have had a bargain...
Only men who are not interested in women are interested in women's clothes. Men who...
Justice is the means by which established injustices are sanctioned
Justice is the crowning glory of the virtues.
Every law is an infraction of liberty.