Find important quotes and citations by the author Alphonse Marie Louis Prat de Lamartine.
Quote 2802The people only understand what they can feel; the only orators that can affect them are those who move them
Quote 2801The more I see of the representatives of the people, the more I admire my dogs
Quote 2800Museums are the cemeteries of the arts
Quote 2799Private passions tire and exhaust themselves, public ones never
Quote 2798Providence conceals itself in the details of human affairs, but becomes unveiled in the generalities of history
Quote 2797A conscience without God is like a court without a judge.
Quote 2796Habit with its iron sinews, clasps us and leads us day by day
Quote 2795Brutality to an animal is cruelty to mankind, it is only the difference in the victim
Quote 2794Sometimes only one person is missing and the whole world seems depopulated
Quote 2793To love for the sake of being loved is human, but to love for the sake of loving is angelic
Quote 1878Grief knits two hearts in closer bonds than happiness ever can; and common sufferings are far stronger links than common joys
Quote 1363There is a woman at the begining of all great things
Quote 1119experience is the only prophecy of wise men