Joseph Joubert Quotes

Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Categories: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
a-part-of-kindness-consists-in-loving-people-more-than-they-deserve
superstition-is-the-only-religion-of-which-base-souls-are-capable-of
genius-begins-great-works-labor-alone-finishes-them
the-best-remedy-for-a-short-temper-is-a-long-walk
we-must-respect-the-past-and-mistrust-the-present-if-we-wish-to-provide-for-the-safety-of-the-future
imagination-is-the-eye-of-the-soul
you-will-not-find-poetry-anywhere-unless-you-bring-some-of-it-with-you
justice-is-truth-in-action
those-who-never-retract-their-opinions-love-themselves-more-than-they-love-the-truth
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
in-bringing-up-a-child-think-of-its-old-age
old-age-deprives-the-intelligent-man-only-of-qualities-useless-to-wisdom
we-may-convince-others-by-our-arguments-but-we-can-only-persuade-them-by-their-own
he-who-has-not-the-weakness-of-friendship-has-not-the-strength
choose-in-marriage-only-a-woman-whom-you-would-choose-as-a-friend-if-she-were-a-man
be-charitable-and-indulgent-to-everyone-but-thyself
tenderness-is-the-repose-of-passion
never-cut-what-you-can-untie
a-flatterer-is-a-man-that-tells-you-your-opinion-and-not-his-own
necessity-may-render-a-doubtful-act-innocent-but-it-cannot-make-it-praiseworthy
the-aim-of-argument-or-of-discussion-should-not-be-victory-but-progress
genius-is-the-ability-to-see-things-invisible-to-manipulate-things-intangible-to-paint-things-that-have-no-features
space-is-to-place-as-eternity-is-to-time
god-has-commanded-time-to-console-the-unhappy
time-and-truth-are-friends-though-there-are-many-moments-hostile-to-truth
mediocrity-is-excellent-to-the-eyes-of-mediocre-people
children-need-models-rather-than-critics
only-choose-in-marriage-a-woman-whom-you-would-choose-as-a-friend-if-she-were-a-man
it-is-better-to-debate-a-question-without-settling-it-than-to-settle-a-question-without-debating-it
superstition-is-the-only-religion-of-which-base-souls-are-capable
misery-is-almost-always-the-result-of-thinking
to-teach-is-to-learn-twice
let-your-cry-be-for-free-souls-rather-than-for-freedom-moral-liberty-is-only-important-liberty-joseph-joubert
the-mind-is-atmosphere-soul-joseph-joubert
the-essence-life-consists-in-thinking-being-conscious-ones-soul-joseph-joubert
order-is-to-arrangement-what-soul-is-to-body-what-mind-is-to-matter-joseph-joubert
the-soul-that-is-abode-chastity-acquires-energy-which-enables-her-to-surmount-with-ease-obstacles-that-lie-along-path-duty-joseph-joubert
be-saving-but-not-at-cost-all-liberality-have-soul-king-hand-wise-economist-joseph-joubert
there-is-in-soul-taste-for-good-just-as-there-is-in-body-appetite-for-enjoyment-joseph-joubert
truth-takes-stamp-souls-it-enters-it-is-rigorous-rough-in-arid-souls-but-tempers-softens-itself-in-loving-natures-joseph-joubert
virtue-is-health-soul-it-gives-flavor-to-smallest-leaves-life-joseph-joubert
the-soul-paints-itself-in-our-machines-joseph-joubert
lenity-is-part-justice-but-she-must-not-speak-too-loud-for-fear-waking-justice-joseph-joubert
our-life-is-woven-wind-joseph-joubert
never-write-anything-that-does-not-give-you-great-pleasure-emotion-is-easily-transferred-from-writer-to-reader-joseph-joubert
today-there-are-no-more-irreconcilable-enmities-because-there-are-no-more-disinterested-emotions-thats-good-thing-born-from-bad-thing-joseph-joubert
proverbs-may-be-said-to-be-abridgment-wisdom-joseph-joubert
common-sense-suits-itself-to-ways-world-wisdom-tries-to-confirm-to-ways-heaven-joseph-joubert
heaven-is-for-those-who-think-it-joseph-joubert
men-have-torn-up-roads-which-led-to-heaven-which-all-world-followed-now-we-have-to-make-our-own-ladders-joseph-joubert
eyes-raised-toward-heaven-are-always-beautiful-whatever-they-be-joseph-joubert
luckily-i-never-feel-at-one-time-more-than-half-my-pains-joseph-joubert
the-simplehearted-sincere-never-do-more-than-half-deceive-themselves-joseph-joubert
we-may-convince-others-by-our-arguements-but-we-can-only-persuade-them-by-their-own-joseph-joubert
life-is-country-that-old-have-seen-lived-in-those-who-have-to-travel-through-it-can-only-learn-from-them-joseph-joubert
without-duty-life-is-sort-boneless-it-cannot-hold-itself-together-joseph-joubert
without-duty-life-is-soft-boneless-joseph-joubert
virtue-is-health-soul-joseph-joubert
without-spiritual-world-material-world-is-disheartening-enigma-joseph-joubert
the-minds-direction-is-more-important-than-its-progress-joseph-joubert
there-are-those-to-whom-one-must-advise-madness-joseph-joubert
those-for-whom-world-is-not-enough-saints-conquerors-poets-all-lovers-books-joseph-joubert
when-my-friends-are-oneeyed-i-look-at-their-profile-joseph-joubert
we-shall-always-keep-spare-corner-in-our-heads-to-give-passing-hospitality-to-our-friends-opinion-joseph-joubert
i-love-to-see-two-truths-at-same-time-every-comparison-gives-mind-this-advantage-joseph-joubert
questions-show-minds-range-answers-its-subtlety-joseph-joubert
old-age-deprives-intelligent-man-only-qualities-useless-to-wisdom-joseph-joubert
genuine-bon-mots-surprise-those-from-whose-lips-they-fall-no-less-than-they-do-those-who-listen-to-them-joseph-joubert
enseigner-cest-apprendre-deux-fois-joseph-joubert
when-you-go-in-search-honey-you-must-expect-to-be-stung-by-bees-joseph-joubert
the-paper-is-patient-but-reader-is-not-joseph-joubert
everything-has-its-poetry-94-joseph-joubert
it-is-not-my-words-that-i-polish-but-my-ideas-102-joseph-joubert
the-breath-mind-is-attention-128-joseph-joubert
it-is-aspect-all-happiness-to-suppose-that-we-deserve-it-joseph-joubert
through-memory-we-travel-against-time-through-forgetfulness-we-follow-its-course-joseph-joubert
strength-is-natural-but-grace-is-growth-habit-this-charming-quality-requires-practice-if-it-is-to-become-lasting-joseph-joubert
a-fluent-writer-always-seems-more-talented-than-he-is-to-write-well-one-needs-natural-felicity-acquired-difficulty-joseph-joubert
young-authors-give-their-brains-much-exercise-little-food-joseph-joubert
when-nation-gives-birth-to-man-who-is-able-to-produce-great-thought-another-is-born-who-is-able-to-understand-admire-it-joseph-joubert
genius-begins-great-works-labor-alone-finishes-them-joseph-joubert
genius-begins-beautiful-works-but-only-labor-finishes-them-joseph-joubert
pleasures-are-always-children-pains-always-have-wrinkles-joseph-joubert
the-mind-conceives-with-pain-but-it-brings-forth-with-delight-joseph-joubert