1. 10

    In women everything is heart, even the head.

    37
  2. 9

    The happiness of life consists, like the day, not in single flashes (of light), but in one continuous mild serenity. The most beautiful period of the heart's existence is in this calm equable light, even although it be only moonshine or twilight. Now the mind alone can obtain for us this heavenly cheerfulness and peace.

    37
  3. 8

    Never part without loving words to think of during your absence. It may be that you will not meet again in this life.

    40
  4. 7

    God is an unutterable sigh, planted in the depths of the soul.

    58
  5. 6

    Courage consists not in blindly overlooking danger, but in seeing it, and conquering it.

    63
  6. 5

    Paradise is always where love dwells.

    66
  7. 4

    Brevity is the body and soul of wit.

    67
  8. 3

    The guardian angels of life sometimes fly so high as to be beyond our sight, but they are always looking down upon us.

    86
  9. 2

    Music is moonlight in the gloomy night of life.

    90
  10. 1

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

    148
  11. Last Update: 6 October 2022

View the rest 106 Jean Paul sayings