By nature we have no defect that could not become a strength, no strength that could not become a defect
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Each one sees what he carries in his heart
The man with insight enough to admit his limitations comes nearest to perfection.
Character is formed in the stormy billows of the world.
The Christian religion, though scattered and abroad will in the end gather itself together at...
Genius is formed in quiet, character in the stream of human life
Death is Nature's expert advice to get plenty of Life.
To accept good advice is but to increase one's own ability.
The formation of one's character ought to be everyone's chief aim.
Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power, and...
Those who know nothing of foreign languages know nothing of their own.
The society of women is the element of good manners.
The little man is still a man.
Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes.
One always has time enough, if one will apply it well.
We cannot fashion our children after our desires, we must have them and love them...
Personality is everything in art and poetry.
Self-knowledge comes from knowing other men.
Men show their character in nothing more clearly than what they think laughable.
All intelligent thoughts have already been thought; what is necessary is only to try to...
To hard necessity ones will and fancy must conform.