Quotes by Madam Guizot

Modesty is a shining light it prepares the mind to receive knowledge, and the heart for truth.

Madam Guizot

Modesty is a shining light; it prepares the mind to receive knowledge, and the heart for truth.

Madam Guizot

Other Great Authors


An aim of an argument should be progress, but progress ultimately means little without victory.

Gary L. Francione, American Legal Philosopher, Reaction to quote by Joseph Joubert

I can see why it would be prohibited to throw most things off the top of the Empire State Building, but what's wrong with little bits of cheese They probably break down into their various gases before they even hit.

Jack Handey Deep Thoughts

Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.

Mao Zedong

We take greater pains to persuade others that we are happy than in endeavoring to think so ourselves.

Confucius

All if flux, nothing stays still.

Heraclitus »

There is more than a verbal tie between the words common, community, and communication.... Try the experiment of communicating, with fullness and accuracy, some experience to another, especially if it be somewhat complicated, and you will find your own attitude toward your experience changing.

John Dewey »

It is not wealth one asks for, but just enough to preserve one's dignity, to work unhampered, to be generous, frank and independent.

W. Somerset Maugham »