We love justice greatly, and just men but little
Quote by Joseph Roux
Say nothing good of yourself, you will be distrusted; say nothing bad of yourself, you...
Experience comprises illusions lost, rather than wisdom gained.
Science is for those who learn; poetry, for those who know.
Science is for those who learn, poetry is for those who know.
Our experience is composed rathery of illusions that of wisdom acquired.
Poetry is truth in its Sunday clothes.
The happiness which is lacking makes one think even the happiness one has unbearable.
There are people who laugh to show their fine teeth; and there are those who...
Solitude vivifies; isolation kills
Poetry is the exquisite expression of exquisite expressions.
A fine quotation is a diamond in the hand of a man of wit and...
Evil often triumphs, but never conquers
The folly which we might have ourselves committed is the one which we are least...
Every large family has its angels and its demon.
We call that person who has lost his father, an orphan; and a widower that...
When unhappy, one doubts everything; when happy, one doubts nothing.
There is a slowness in affairs which ripens them, and a slowness which rots them
What is experience? A poor little hut constructed from the ruins of the palace of...
The spectacles of experience; through them you will see clearly a second time
Experience is what you get when you don't get what you want.