A really great talent finds its happiness in execution.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
We always have time enough, if we will but use it aright.
We cannot fashion our children after our desires, we must have them and love them...
I'm an optimist by nature and a pessimist by experience.
The artist who is not also a craftsman is no good; but, alas, most of...
The unnatural, that too is natural.
How shall we learn to know ourselves? By reflection? Never; but only through action. Strive...
Divide and rule, the politician cries; unite and lead, is watchword of the wise.
Doubt can only be removed by action.
A person places themselves on a level with the ones they praise.
Letters are among the most significant memorial a person can leave behind them.
Everything great and intelligent is in the minority
This is the true measure of love: When we believe that we alone can love,...
The best government is that which teaches us to govern ourselves.
Doubt grows with knowledge.
Live dangerously and you live right.
The child, offered the mother's breast, Will not in the beginning grab it; But soon...
Death is a commingling of eternity with time; in the death of a good man,...
Upon the creatures we have made, we are, ourselves, at last, dependent.
What is important in life is life, and not the result of life.
Every spoken word arouses our self-will.