Joseph Joubert

Joseph Joubert

French moralist and essayist, remembered today largely for his Pensées published posthumously.
Proverbs may be said to be the abridgment of wisdom.More Joseph Joubert quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
He who has imagination without learning has wings but no feet. -Joseph Joubert.More Joseph Joubert quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Words, like glass, obscure when they do not aid vision.More Joseph Joubert quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I would fain coin wisdom,—mould it, I mean, into maxims, proverbs, sentences, that can easily be retained and transmitted. Would that I could denounce and banish from the language of men—as base money—the words by which they cheat and are cheated!More Joseph Joubert quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Questions show the mind's range, and answers its subtlety.More Joseph Joubert quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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