We may convince others by our arguments; but we can only persuade them by their own
Quote by Joseph Joubert
One of the most difficult things to give away is kindness it is usually returned
The passions of the young are vices in the old.
Superstition is the only religion of which base souls are capable
The aim of argument, or of discussion, should not be victory, but progress.
Who ever has no fixed opinions has no constant feelings.
We must respect the past, and mistrust the present, if we wish to provide for...
Ask the young. They know everything.
Justice is the truth in action.
Tenderness is the repose of Passion
Logic works, metaphysics contemplates.
Never cut what you can untie.
Kindness is loving people more than they deserve.
Imagination is the eye of the soul.
Be charitable and indulge to everyone, but thyself.
A Flatterer is a man that tells you your opinion and not his own
Children need models rather than critics.
The best remedy for a short temper is a long walk.
Love and fear. Everything the father of a family says must inspire one or the...
Innocence is always unsuspicious.
Words, like glass, obscure when they do not aid vision.