We may convince others by our arguments; but we can only persuade them by their own
Quote by Joseph Joubert
Space is the stature of God.
It is better to debate a question without settling it than to settle a question...
Those who never retract their opinions love themselves more than they love the truth.
Innocence is always unsuspicious.
Never write anything that does not give you great pleasure. Emotion is easily transferred from...
Genius is the ability to see things invisible, to manipulate things intangible, to paint things...
The Bible remained for me a book of books, still divine - but divine in...
Choose in marriage only a woman whom you would choose as a friend if she...
Children need models rather than critics.
Only choose in marriage a woman whom you would choose as a friend if she...
Love and fear. Everything the father of a family says must inspire one or the...
The mind conceives with pain, but it brings forth with delight.
Words, like glass, obscure when they do not aid vision.
You will not find poetry anywhere unless you bring some of it with you.
When a nation gives birth to a man who is able to produce a great...
Who ever has no fixed opinions has no constant feelings.
It is easy to understand God as long as you don't try to explain him.
Misery is almost always the result of thinking.
How many people make themselves abstract to appear profound. The most useful part of abstract...
Imagination is the eye of the soul.