You will not find poetry anywhere unless you bring some of it with you.
Quote by Joseph Joubert
Joseph Joubert Quotes
Love and fear. Everything the father of a family says must inspire one or the...
The mind conceives with pain, but it brings forth with delight.
Kindness is loving people more than they deserve.
He who has imagination without learning has wings but no feet.
Imagination is the eye of the soul.
He who has not the weakness of friendship has not the strength.
Never write anything that does not give you great pleasure. Emotion is easily transferred from...
A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.
The aim of argument, or of discussion, should not be victory, but progress.
Choose in marriage only a woman whom you would choose as a friend if she...
We must respect the past, and mistrust the present, if we wish to provide for...
God has commanded Time to console the unhappy
Never cut what you can untie.
We may convince others by our arguments; but we can only persuade them by their...
How many people make themselves abstract to appear profound. The most useful part of abstract...
Pleasures are always children, pains always have wrinkles.
Only choose in marriage a man whom you would choose as a friend if he...
Mediocrity is excellent to the eyes of mediocre people
The quickest way to kill the human spirit is to ask someone to do mediocre...
Mediocrity knows nothing higher than itself, but talent instantly recognizes genius.