"Those who weep recover more quickly than those who smile."
"That though the radiance which was once so bright be now forever taken from my sight. Though nothing can bring back the hour of splendor in the grass, glory in the flower. We will grieve not, rather find strength in what remains behind."Jean Giraudoux on William Wordsworth
"Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow. It empties today of its strength."Jean Giraudoux on Corrie Ten Boom
"What does love look like? It has the hands to help others. It has the feet to hasten to the poor and needy. It has eyes to see misery and want. It has the ears to hear the sighs and sorrows of men. That is what love looks like."Jean Giraudoux on Saint Augustine
"When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight."Jean Giraudoux on Khalil Gibran
"When sorrows come, they come not single spies, but in battalions."Jean Giraudoux on William Shakespeare
"I'm not afraid of death. It's the stake one puts up in order to play the game of life."
"Education makes us more stupid than the brutes. A thousand voices call to us on every hand, but our ears are stopped with wisdom."
"There is no better way of exercising the imagination than the study of law. No poet ever interpreted nature as freely as a lawyer interprets the truth."
"We all know here that the law is the most powerful of schools for the imagination. No poet ever interpreted nature as freely as a lawyer interprets the truth."
"Faithful women are all alike, they think only of their fidelity, never of their husbands."