When a nation gives birth to a man who is able to produce a great thought, another is born who is able to understand and admire it
Quote by Joseph Joubert
Grace is in garments, in movements, in manners; beauty in the nude, and in forms....
Ask the young. They know everything.
Misery is almost always the result of thinking.
When a nation gives birth to a man who is able to produce a great...
Choose in marriage only a woman whom you would choose as a friend if she...
Time and truth are friends, though there are many moments hostile to truth
God is the place where I do not remember the rest.
Space is the stature of God.
Children need models rather than critics.
The direction of the mind is more important than its progress.
We must respect the past, and mistrust the present, if we wish to provide for...
Words, like glass, obscure when they do not aid vision.
The aim of argument, or of discussion, should not be victory, but progress.
The passions of the young are vices in the old.
Those who never retract their opinions love themselves more than they love the truth.
Who ever has no fixed opinions has no constant feelings.
Be charitable and indulgent to everyone but thyself.
With malice toward none, with charity for all, with firmness in the right as God...
Peace is the work of justice indirectly, in so far as justice removes the obstacles...
Christmas is a season for kindling the fire for hospitality in the hall, the genial...
Joy can be real only if people look upon their life as a service, and...
Never, for the sake of peace and quiet, deny your own experience or convictions