All the knowledge I possess everyone else can acquire, but my heart is all my own.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Wood burns because it has the proper stuff in it; and a man becomes famous...
We know accurately only when we know little, with knowledge doubt increases.
Everybody wants to be somebody; nobody wants to grow.
One always has time enough, if one will apply it well.
I will listen to anyone's convictions, but pray keep your doubts to yourself.
When two people are really happy about one another, one can generally assume that they...
Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men.
Genius is formed in quiet, character in the stream of human life
We lay aside letters never to read them again, and at last we destroy them...
It seems to never occur to fools that merit and good fortune are closely united.
In art the best is good enough.
What is uttered from the heart alone, Will win the hearts of others to your...
A useless life is an early death.
If your treat an individual... as if he were what he ought to be and...
How shall we learn to know ourselves? By reflection? Never; but only through action. Strive...
The artist alone sees spirits. But after he has told of their appearing to him,...
He is happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home.
Hatred is active, and envy passive dislike; there is but one step from envy to...
What is important in life is life, and not the result of life.
Talent develops in quiet places, character in the full current of human life.