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
The direction of the mind is more important than its progress.
You will not find poetry anywhere unless you bring some of it with you.
Imagination is the eye of the soul.
Logic works, metaphysics contemplates.
The Bible remained for me a book of books, still divine - but divine in...
We may convince others by our arguments; but we can only persuade them by their...
He who has imagination without learning has wings but no feet.
Justice is the truth in action.
The aim of argument, or of discussion, should not be victory, but progress.
The mind conceives with pain, but it brings forth with delight.
Those who never retract their opinions love themselves more than they love the truth.
Superstition is the only religion of which base souls are capable
One of the most difficult things to give away is kindness it is usually returned
Be charitable and indulge to everyone, but thyself.
There was a time when the world acted on books; now books act on the...
How many people make themselves abstract to appear profound. The most useful part of abstract...
Who ever has no fixed opinions has no constant feelings.
Ask the young. They know everything.
Innocence is always unsuspicious.
One who has imagination without learning has wings without feet.