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
He who has imagination without learning has wings but no feet.
Imagination is the eye of the soul.
One of the most difficult things to give away is kindness it is usually returned
The Bible remained for me a book of books, still divine - but divine in...
One who has imagination without learning has wings without feet.
Grace is in garments, in movements, in manners; beauty in the nude, and in forms....
The passions of the young are vices in the old.
He who has not the weakness of friendship has not the strength.
Justice is the truth in action.
Only choose in marriage a woman whom you would choose as a friend if she...
When a nation gives birth to a man who is able to produce a great...
Never write anything that does not give you great pleasure. Emotion is easily transferred from...
Children need models rather than critics.
We may convince others by our arguments; but we can only persuade them by their...
Politeness is the flower of humanity.
You will not find poetry anywhere unless you bring some of it with you.
We must respect the past, and mistrust the present, if we wish to provide for...
He who believes that the past cannot be changed has not yet written his memoirs.
It is my firm belief that I have a link with the past and a...
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
You may be deceived if you trust too much, but you will live in torment...