The mind conceives with pain, but it brings forth with delight.
Quote by Joseph Joubert
Joseph Joubert Quotes
Logic works, metaphysics contemplates.
One of the most difficult things to give away is kindness it is usually returned
Genius begins great works; labor alone finishes them.
Necessity may render a doubtful act innocent, but it cannot make it praiseworthy
We may convince others by our arguments; but we can only persuade them by their...
You will find poetry nowhere unless you bring some of it with you.
There was a time when the world acted on books; now books act on the...
Children need models rather than critics.
A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.
Kindness is loving people more than they deserve.
The aim of argument, or of discussion, should not be victory, but progress.
When you go in search of honey you must expect to be stung by bees.
Only choose in marriage a man whom you would choose as a friend if he...
Old age deprives the intelligent man only of qualities useless to wisdom.
A Flatterer is a man that tells you your opinion and not his own
Choose in marriage only a woman whom you would choose as a friend if she...
Space is to place as eternity is to time.
Be charitable and indulgent to everyone but thyself.
Christmas is a season for kindling the fire for hospitality in the hall, the genial...
Charity isn't a good substitute for justice
Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle, and the life of the...
Humility is the solid foundation of all virtues.