Jean Paul Quotes

Idleness is many gathered miseries in one name.

Jean Paul

No rest is worth anything except the rest that is earned.

Jean Paul

Gray hairs seem to my fancy like the soft light of the moon, silvering over the evening of life.

Jean Paul

The more sand has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.

Jean Paul

The conscience of children is formed by the influences that surround them; their notions of good and evil are the result of the moral atmosphere they breathe.

Jean Paul

Only action gives life strength, only moderation gives it charm.

Jean Paul

Sorrows gather around great souls as storms do around mountains; but, like them, they break the storm and purify the air of the plain beneath them.

Jean Paul

The miracle on earth are the laws of heaven.

Jean Paul

Other exercises develop single powers and muscles, but dancing embellishes, exercises, and equalizes all the muscles at once.

Jean Paul

Joy descends gently upon us like the evening dew, and does not patter down like a hailstorm.

Jean Paul

The darkness of death is like the evening twilight; it makes all objects appear more lovely to the dying.

Jean Paul

The only medicine that does women more good than harm is dress.

Jean Paul

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