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
Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward. They may be beaten, but they may start...
A noble person attracts noble people, and knows how to hold on to them.
He who possesses art and science has religion; he who does not possess them, needs...
To be loved for what one is, is the greatest exception. The great majority love...
A book is a storehouse carried in the pocket
This is the highest wisdom that I own; freedom and life are earned by those...
What by a straight path cannot be reached by crooked ways is never won.
Please send me your last pair of shoes, worn out with dancing as you mentioned...
None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free.
Self-knowledge comes from knowing other men.
Divide and rule, the politician cries; unite and lead, is watchword of the wise.
Wood burns because it has the proper stuff in it; and a man becomes famous...
To hard necessity ones will and fancy must conform.
It is easier to perceive error than to find truth, for the former lies on...
Magic is believing in yourself, if you can do that, you can make anything happen.
Nothing is more terrible than to see ignorance in action.
In all things it is better to hope than to despair
The solution of every problem is another problem
If a ship has been sunk, I can't bring it up. If it is going...
Never let a problem to be solved become more important than the person to be...
The shortest answer is doing.