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A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.   Life
All are born to observe order, but few are born to establish it.   Life
Ask the young. They know everything.   Life
Be charitable and indulge to everyone, but thyself.   Life
Children need models rather than critics.   Life
Genius begins great works; labor alone finishes them.   Life
He who has imagination without learning has wings but no feet.   Life
How many people make themselves abstract to appear profound. The most ...   Life
Imagination is the eye of the soul.   Life
Innocence is always unsuspicious.   Life
It is easy to understand God as long as you don't try to explain him.   Life
Justice is the truth in action.   Life
Logic works, metaphysics contemplates.   Life
Misery is almost always the result of thinking.   Life
Never write anything that does not give you great pleasure. Emotion is...   Life
One who has imagination without learning has wings without feet.   Life
Only choose in marriage a man whom you would choose as a friend if he ...   Marriage
Politeness is the flower of humanity.   Life
Professional critics are incapable of distinguishing and appreciating ...   Life
Space is to place as eternity is to time.   Life
Superstition is the only religion of which base souls are capable of.   Life
The aim of argument, or of discussion, should not be victory, but prog...   Life
The Bible remained for me a book of books, still divine - but divine i...   Life
The direction of the mind is more important than its progress.   Life
The mind conceives with pain, but it brings forth with delight.   Life
The passions of the young are vices in the old.   Life
There was a time when the world acted on books; now books act on the w...   Life
Those who never retract their opinions love themselves more than they ...   Life
To teach is to learn twice.   Life
When you go in search of honey you must expect to be stung by bees.   Life
Who ever has no fixed opinions has no constant feelings.   Life
Words, like glass, obscure when they do not aid vision.   Life
You will find poetry nowhere unless you bring some of it with you.   Poetry