There is a joy in sorrow which none but a mourner can know.
Quote by Jean Paul
Jean Paul Quotes
Because the heart beats under a covering of hair, of fur, feathers, or wings, it...
Strong characters are brought out by change of situation, and gentle ones by permanence.
The miracle on earth are the laws of heaven.
Courage consists not in blindly overlooking danger, but in seeing it, and conquering it.
Do not wait for extraordinary circumstances to do good action; try to use ordinary situations.
The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we...
There are souls which fall from heaven like flowers, but ere they bloom are crushed...
Humanity is never so beautiful as when praying for forgiveness, or else forgiving another.
For sleep, riches and health to be truly enjoyed, they must be interrupted.
Our birthdays are feathers in the broad wing of time.
The conscience of children is formed by the influences that surround them; their notions of...
Never write on a subject until you have read yourself full of it.
Men, like bullets, go farthest when they are smoothest.
Death gives us sleep, eternal youth, and immortality.
Never part without loving words to think of during your absence. It may be that...
Sorrows gather around great souls as storms do around mountains; but, like them, they break...
Whenever, at a party, I have been in the mood to study fools, I have...
Weaklings must lie.
You prove your worth with your actions, not with your mouth.
Every man has a rainy corner of his life whence comes foul weather which follows...