Find the best quotes by Joseph Joubert.
The Bible remained for me a book of books, still divine – but divine in the sense that all great books are divine which teach…
Space is the stature of God.
You will not find poetry anywhere unless you bring some of it with you.
One who has imagination without learning has wings without feet.
God is the place where I do not remember the rest.
It is easy to understand God as long as you don’t try to explain him.
Pleasures are always children, pains always have wrinkles.
There was a time when the world acted on books; now books act on the world.
The passions of the young are vices in the old.
Misery is almost always the result of thinking.
Never write anything that does not give you great pleasure. Emotion is easily transferred from the writer to the reader.
Ask the young. They know everything.
Children need models rather than critics.
You will find poetry nowhere unless you bring some of it with you.
Space is to place as eternity is to time.
The mind conceives with pain, but it brings forth with delight.
All are born to observe order, but few are born to establish it.
Genius begins great works; labor alone finishes them.
Words, like glass, obscure when they do not aid vision.
Be charitable and indulge to everyone, but thyself.
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