Joseph Joubert

1754 - 1824

A Quote by Joseph Joubert on imagination and soul

Imagination is the eye of the soul.

Joseph Joubert (1754 - 1824)

Source: English poet

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A Quote by Joseph Joubert on debate, decisions, and questions

It is better to stir up a question without deciding it, than to decide it without stirring it up. It is better to debate a question without deciding it than to decide it without debating it.

Joseph Joubert (1754 - 1824)

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A Quote by Joseph Joubert on health, soul, and virtue

Virtue is the health of the soul.

Joseph Joubert (1754 - 1824)

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A Quote by Joseph Joubert on death, enemies, fortune, friendship, and people

How many people eat, drink, and get married; buy, sell, and build; make contracts and attend to their fortune; have friends and enemies, pleasures and pains, are born, grow up, live and die - but asleep!

Joseph Joubert (1754 - 1824)

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A Quote by Joseph Joubert on good, maxims, memory, nobility, and truth

A maxim is the exact and noble expression of an important and indisputable truth. -- Sound maxims are the germs of good; strongly imprinted on the memory they fortify and strengthen the will.

Joseph Joubert (1754 - 1824)

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A Quote by Joseph Joubert on imagination, learning, and soul

He who has imagination without learning has wings but no feet. Imagination is the eye of the soul.

Joseph Joubert (1754 - 1824)

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