A gloomy guest fits not a wedding feast.
Quote by Friedrich Von Schiller
Keep true to the dreams of your youth.
The voice of the majority is no proof of justice.
They would need to be already wise, in order to love wisdom.
Disappointments are to the soul what the thunder-storm is to the air
Truth exists for the wise, beauty for the feeling heart.
Love is the reward of love
The great happiness of life, I find, after all, to consist in the regular discharge...
Only those who have to do simple things perfectly will acquire the skill to do...
Historians are prophets with their face turned backward.
Sorrow is brief but joy is endless
Power is the most persuasive rhetoric.
No emperor has the power to dictate to the heart.
Against stupidity the very Gods themselves toil in vain.
Against stupidity the very gods themselves contend in vain.
There is no such thing as chance; and what seem to us merest accident springs...
Votes should be weighed, not counted
A healthy nature needs no God or immortality
Bad men cannot make good citizens. It is when a people forget God that tyrants...
The Creator would indeed have been a bungling artist had he intended man for a...
God must love the common man, he made so many of them.