Joseph Roux - Quotes

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We call that person who has lost his father, an orphan; and a widower that man who has lost his wife. But that man who has known the immense unhappiness of losing a friend, by what name do we call him? Here every language is silent and holds its peace in impotence. ---->>>

Solitude vivifies; isolation kills. ---->>>

A fine quotation is a diamond in the hand of a man of wit and a pebble in the hand of a fool. ---->>>

Poetry is truth in its Sunday clothes. ---->>>

The happiness which is lacking makes one think even the happiness one has unbearable. ---->>>

When unhappy, one doubts everything; when happy, one doubts nothing. ---->>>

There are people who laugh to show their fine teeth; and there are those who cry to show their good hearts. ---->>>

Our experience is composed rather of illusions lost than of wisdom acquired. ---->>>

Nothing vivifies, and nothing kills, like the emotions. ---->>>

Reason guides but a small part of man, and the rest obeys feeling, true or false, and passion, good or bad. ---->>>

Say nothing good of yourself, you will be distrusted; say nothing bad of yourself, you will be taken at your word. ---->>>

The folly which we might have ourselves committed is the one which we are least ready to pardon in another. ---->>>

Poetry is the exquisite expression of exquisite expressions. ---->>>

Science is for those who learn, poetry is for those who know. ---->>>

It is a very rare thing for a man of talent to succeed by his talent. ---->>>

There is a slowness in affairs which ripens them, and a slowness which rots them. ---->>>


Nationality: French
Born: 06-21, 2015
Die: 06-21, 2015
Occupation: Clergyman