Alphonse de Lamartine Quotes

- Notable Alphonse de Lamartine Quotes Index -

Born: October 21, 1790, Mâcon, France
Birth Country: France
Died: Paris, France, March 1, 1869
Occupation: Author

1.
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
- Alphonse de Lamartine

2.
Grief knits two hearts in closer bonds than happiness ever can and common sufferings are far stronger links than common joys.
- Alphonse de Lamartine

3.
If one had but a single glance to give the world, one should gaze on Istanbul.
- Alphonse de Lamartine

4.
Limited in his nature, infinite in his desire, man is a fallen god who remembers heaven.
- Alphonse de Lamartine

5.
Providence conceals itself in the details of human affairs, but becomes unveiled in the generalities of history.
- Alphonse de Lamartine

6.
The more I see of the representatives of the people, the more I admire my dogs.
- Alphonse de Lamartine

7.
There is a woman at the begining of all great things.
- Alphonse de Lamartine

8.
To love for the sake of being loved is human, but to love for the sake of loving is angelic.
- Alphonse de Lamartine

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