Without the spiritual world the material world is a disheartening enigma.
Quote by Joseph Joubert
Joseph Joubert Quotes
Misery is almost always the result of thinking.
The direction of the mind is more important than its progress.
Politeness is the flower of humanity.
When you go in search of honey you must expect to be stung by bees.
Ask the young. They know everything.
Space is to place as eternity is to time.
God is the place where I do not remember the rest.
The mind conceives with pain, but it brings forth with delight.
Justice is the truth in action.
We may convince others by our arguments; but we can only persuade them by their...
Be charitable and indulgent to everyone but thyself.
There was a time when the world acted on books; now books act on the...
A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.
Kindness is loving people more than they deserve.
Pleasures are always children, pains always have wrinkles.
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...
To sin by silence when they should protest makes cowards of men.
To feel much for others and little for ourselves; to restrain our selfishness and exercise...
All a man can betray is his conscience
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.