When you go in search of honey you must expect to be stung by bees.
Quote by Joseph Joubert
Joseph Joubert Quotes
The direction of the mind is more important than its progress.
Politeness is the flower of humanity.
Innocence is always unsuspicious.
Genius begins great works; labor alone finishes them.
We may convince others by our arguments; but we can only persuade them by their...
Be charitable and indulgent to everyone but thyself.
To teach is to learn twice.
God is the place where I do not remember the rest.
When a nation gives birth to a man who is able to produce a great...
Superstition is the only religion of which base souls are capable of.
The best remedy for a short temper is a long walk.
Only choose in marriage a woman whom you would choose as a friend if she...
In bringing up a child, think of its old age.
Pleasures are always children, pains always have wrinkles.
Imagination is the eye of the soul.
Kindness is loving people more than they deserve.
The Bible remained for me a book of books, still divine - but divine in...
Old age deprives the intelligent man only of qualities useless to wisdom.
I have been a believer in the magic of language since, at a very early...
The answer to old age is to keep one's mind busy and to go on...
In the age in which we live, the impossible is every day losing ground.