Art is the right hand of Nature. The latter has only given us being, the former has made us men.
Quote by Friedrich Schiller
Not without a shudder may the human hand reach into the mysterious urn of destiny.
Great souls suffer in silence.
I am better than my reputation.
It is criminal to steal a purse, daring to steal a fortune, a mark of...
It is often wise to reveal that which cannot be concealed for long.
The rich become richer and the poor become poorer is a cry heard throughout the...
Full of wisdom are the ordinations of fate.
The universe is one of God's thoughts.
The greater part of humanity is too much harassed and fatigued by the struggle with...
Disappointments are to the soul what a thunderstorm is to the air.
Opposition always inflames the enthusiast, never converts him.
Happy he who learns to bear what he cannot change.
Art is the daughter of freedom.
A merely fallen enemy may rise again, but the reconciled one is truly vanquished.
The jest loses its point when he who makes it is the first to laugh.
Dare to err and to dream. Deep meaning often lies in childish plays.
To gain a crown by fighting is great, to reject it divine.
The world is ruled only by consideration of advantages.
In the society, where people are just parts in a larger machine, individuals are unable...
No doubt the artist is the child of his time; but woe to him if...