82 Total Quotes

Joseph Joubert Quotes

Joseph Joubert
When you go in search of honey you must expect to be stung by bees.
Joseph Joubert
#Ambition #inspirational #Motivational #Quote of the Day

Joseph Joubert
Genius is the ability to see things invisible, to manipulate things intangible, to paint things that have no features
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#Ability

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We must respect the past, and mistrust the present, if we wish to provide for the safety of the future.
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#Future

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The direction of the mind is more important than its progress.
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#Direction

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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
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#Admiration

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Only choose in marriage a woman whom you would choose as a friend if she were a man
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#Man

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The Bible remained for me a book of books, still divine - but divine in the sense that all great books are divine which teach men how to live righteously.
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#Books And Reading

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Tenderness is the repose of Passion
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#Passion

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Tenderness is the rest of passion.
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#Passion #Tenderness

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We do not do well except when we know where the best is and when we are assured that we have touched it and hold its power within us.
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#Excellence

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You will not find poetry anywhere unless you bring some of it with you.
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#Poetry And Poets #Poetry

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There is always some frivolity in excellent minds; they have wings to rise, but also stray.
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#Humorous

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Never cut what you can untie.
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#Common Sense

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God is the place where I do not remember the rest.
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#God

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Space is the stature of God.
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#God #Space

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Justice is the truth in action.
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#Action

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The aim of argument, or of discussion, should not be victory, but progress.
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#Argument

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Imagination is the eye of the soul.
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#Imagination

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Kindness is loving people more than they deserve.
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#Kindness

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Genius begins great works; labor alone finishes them.
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#Labor

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Children need models rather than critics.
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#Children