By burning Luther's books you may rid your bookshelves of him, but you will not rid men's minds of him.
Quote by Desiderius Erasmus
What difference is there, do you think, between those in Plato's cave who can only...
Time takes away the grief of men.
Now I believe I can hear the philosophers protesting that it can only be misery...
Man is to man either a god or a wolf.
In the country of the blind the one eyed man is king.
Nowadays the rage for possession has got to such a pitch that there is nothing...
There are some people who live in a dream world, and there are some who...
Fortune favors the audacious
When I get a little money I buy books; and if any is left I...
Your library is your paradise.
Humility is truth.
Give light, and the darkness will disappear of itself.
The entire world is my temple, and a very fine one too, if I'm not...
Women, can't live with them, can't live without them.
In the kingdom of the blind, the one-eyed man is king.
Great eagerness in the pursuit of wealth, pleasure, or honor, cannot exist without sin.
Man's mind is so formed that it is far more susceptible to falsehood than to...
What is popularly called fame is nothing but an empty name and a legacy from...
Nature, more of a stepmother than a mother in several ways, has sown a seed...
Nothing is as peevish and pedantic as men's judgments of one another.