The society of women is the element of good manners.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Impartiality is the life of justice, as justice is of all good government.
I hate all bungling as I do sin, but particularly bungling in politics, which leads...
All the knowledge I possess everyone else can acquire, but my heart is all my...
He who does not feel his friends to be the world to him, does not...
Behavior is the mirror in which everyone shows their image.
The man who occupies the first place seldom plays the principal part.
I never knew a more presumptuous person than myself. The fact that I say that...
Unlike grown ups, children have little need to deceive themselves.
Happiness is a ball after which we run wherever it rolls, and we push it...
Excellence is rarely found, more rarely valued.
This is the true measure of love: When we believe that we alone can love,...
Passions are vices or virtues to their highest powers.
A great revolution is never the fault of the people, but of the government.
For a man to achieve all that is demanded of him he must regard himself...
It is the strange fate of man, that even in the greatest of evils the...
We cannot fashion our children after our desires, we must have them and love them...
People may live as much retired from the world as they like, but sooner or...
There are some who start their retirement long before they stop working.
Retirement at sixty-five is ridiculous. When I was sixty-five I still had pimples.
When a man retires, his wife gets twice the husband but only half the income.