We live, as we dream alone
Quote by Joseph Conrad
It is to be remarked that a good many people are born curiously unfitted for...
To have his path made clear for him is the aspiration of every human being...
Each blade of grass has its spot on earth whence it draws its life, its...
You can't, in sound morals, condemn a man for taking care of his own integrity....
Don't you forget what's divine in the Russian soul and that's resignation.
Facing it, always facing it, that's the way to get through. Face it.
Going home must be like going to render an account.
It is respectable to have no illusions, and safe, and profitable and dull.
All ambitions are lawful except those which climb upward on the miseries or credulities of...
You shall judge of a man by his foes as well as by his friends.
It is a maudlin and indecent verity that comes out through the strength of wine.
All a man can betray is his conscience.
Woe to the man whose heart has not learned while young to hope, to love...
Being a woman is a terribly task, since it consists principally in dealing with men.
The mind of man is capable of anything because everything is in it, all the...
I would not unduly praise the virtue of restraint. It is often merely temperamental. But...
Perhaps life is just that... a dream and a fear.
There is nothing more enticing, disenchanting, and enslaving than the life at sea.
He who wants to persuade should put his trust not in the right argument, but...
The belief in a supernatural source of evil is not necessary; men alone are quite...