Against stupidity the very gods themselves contend in vain.
Quote by Friedrich Von Schiller
The zeal of friends it is that knocks me down, and not the hate of...
They would need to be already wise, in order to love wisdom.
Here rests in honored glory an American soldier known but to God
A gloomy guest fits not a wedding feast.
Disappointments are to the soul what the thunder-storm is to the air.
One can give advice comfortably from a safe port.
Against stupidity the very Gods themselves toil in vain.
Power is the most persuasive rhetoric.
Only those who have to do simple things perfectly will acquire the skill to do...
Love is the reward of love
No emperor has the power to dictate to the heart.
Historians are prophets with their face turned backward.
A healthy nature needs no God or immortality
There is no such thing as chance; and what seem to us merest accident springs...
Sorrow is brief but joy is endless
Keep true to the dreams of your youth.
It is easy to give advice from a port of safety.
No greater grief than to remember days of gladness when sorrow is at hand
Death is a natural part of life. Rejoice for those around you who transform into...
She was no longer wrestling with the grief, but could sit down with it as...