Alphonse Karr short quotes

Some people are always grumbling because roses have thorns; I am thankful that thorns have roses.

Some people are always grumbling because roses have thorns; I am thankful that thorns have roses.

The more things change, the more they are the same.

The more things change, the more they are the same.

Uncertainty is the worst of all evils until the moment when reality makes us regret uncertainty. ---->>>

If we are to abolish the death penalty, I should like to see the first step taken by my friends the murderers. ---->>>

Love is the most terrible, and also the most generous of the passions; it is the only one which includes in its dreams the happiness of someone else.

Love is the most terrible, and also the most generous of the passions; it is the only one which includes in its dreams the happiness of someone else.

If men knew all that women think, they would be twenty times more audacious.

If men knew all that women think, they would be twenty times more audacious.

We can invent only with memory. ---->>>

Love in marriage should be the accomplishment of a beautiful dream, and not, as it too often is, the end.

Love in marriage should be the accomplishment of a beautiful dream, and not, as it too often is, the end.

Every man has three characters - that which he exhibits, that which he has, and that which he thinks he has. ---->>>

Happiness is composed of misfortunes avoided.

Happiness is composed of misfortunes avoided.

Many people think that virtue consists of severity towards others. ---->>>

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