True humility is contentment.
Quote by Henri Frederic Amiel
Tears are the symbol of the inability of the soul to restrain its emotion and...
To know how to suggest is the great art of teaching. To attain it we...
Society lives by faith, and develops by science.
Common sense is the measure of the possible.
To do easily what is difficult for others is the mark of talent. To do...
To live we must conquer incessantly, we must have the courage to be happy.
Thought is a kind of opium; it can intoxicate us, while still broad awake; it...
For purposes of action nothing is more useful than narrowness of thought combined with energy...
We only understand that which already within us.
Self-interest is but the survival of the animal in us. Humanity only begins for man...
There is no respect for others without humility in one's self.
To know how to grow old is the master work of wisdom, and one of...
To shun one's cross is to make it heavier.
The test of every religious, political, or educational system is the man that it forms.
Common sense is calculation applied to life.
All we need is the truth in our hand. Someone to call a friend. Never...
Heroism is the brilliant triumph of the soul over the flesh, that is to say...
And each man stands with his face in the light of his own drawn sword....
Each man is a hero and an oracle to somebody
Hero-worship is strongest where there is least regard for human freedom