Being brilliant is no great feat if you respect nothing.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
A man does not mind being blamed for his faults, and being punished for them,...
Many people take no care of their money till they come nearly to the end...
To know someone here or there with whom you can feel there is understanding in...
Talk well of the absent whenever you have the opportunity.
Fresh activity is the only means of overcoming adversity.
Know thyself? If I knew myself I would run away.
Character is formed in the stormy billows of the world.
No words are necessary between two loving hearts
Nothing shows a man's character more than what he laughs at.
Unlike grown ups, children have little need to deceive themselves.
Behavior is a mirror in which every one displays his own image
Not the maker of plans and promises, but rather the one who offers faithful service...
Nature has neither kernel nor shell; she is everything at once
When ideas fail, words come in very handy.
Death is Nature's expert advice to get plenty of Life.
By nature we have no defect that could not become a strength, no strength that...
Excellence is rarely found, more rarely valued.
Each has his own happiness in his hands, as the artist handles the rude clay...
Agriculture for an honorable and highminded man, is the best of all occupations or arts...
The purpose of art is to lay bare the questions which have been hidden by...
We must select the illusion which appeals to our temperament and embrace it with passion,...