If one had but a single glance to give the world one should gaze on Istanbul.

Alphonse de Lamartine Travel Quote

The more I see of the representatives of the people the more I admire my dogs.

Alphonse de Lamartine Politics Quote

Limited in his nature infinite in his desire man is a fallen god who remembers heaven.

Alphonse de Lamartine Nature Quote

To love for the sake of being loved is human but to love for the sake of loving is angelic.

Alphonse de Lamartine Love Quote

Providence conceals itself in the details of human affairs but becomes unveiled in the generalities of history.

Alphonse de Lamartine History Quote

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

Alphonse de Lamartine Happiness Quote

There is a woman at the begining of all great things.

Alphonse de Lamartine Great Quote

Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.

Alphonse de Lamartine Experience Quote