Be generous with kindly words, especially about those who are absent.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Plunge boldly into the thick of life, and seize it where you will, it is...
A really great talent finds its happiness in execution.
We are shaped and fashioned by what we love
National literature no longer means very much, the age of world literature is due.
Great necessity elevates man, petty necessity casts him down
The little man is still a man.
A man should hear a little music, read a little poetry, and see a fine...
Each has his own happiness in his hands, as the artist handles the rude clay...
Since Time is not a person we can overtake when he is gone, let us...
Correction does much, but encouragement does more.
To appreciate the noble is a gain which can never be torn from us.
Wherever a man may happen to turn, whatever a man may undertake, he will always...
First and last, what is demanded of genius is love of truth.
Devote each day to the object then in time and every evening will find something...
The deed is everything, the glory is naught.
To accept good advice is but to increase one's own ability
Since I have heard often enough that everyone in the end has his own religion,...
If you start to think of your physical and moral condition, you usually find that...
Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power, and...
To hard necessity ones will and fancy must conform.