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It is by teaching that

It is by teaching that we teach ourselves, by relating that we observe, by affirming that we examine, by showing that we look, by writing that we think, by pumping that we draw water into the well.

– Henri Frederic Amiel

There is no respect for others without humility in one’s self.
– Henri Frederic Amiel

Destiny has two ways of crushing us – by refusing our wishes and by fulfilling them.
– Henri Frederic Amiel

Will localizes us; thought universalizes us.
– Henri Frederic Amiel

Will localizes us; thought universalizes us.
– Henri Frederic Amiel

Destiny has two ways of crushing us – by refusing our wishes and by fulfilling them.
– Henri Frederic Amiel

Liberty, equality bad principles! The only true principle for humanity is justice; and justice to the feeble is protection and kindness.
– Henri Frédéric Amiel

Liberty, equality bad principles! The only true principle for humanity is justice; and justice to the feeble is protection and kindness.
– Henri Frédéric Amiel