Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward. They may be beaten, but they may start a winning game.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
One can be instructed in society, one is inspired only in solitude.
It is in self-limitation that a master first shows himself.
Who is the most sensible person? The one who finds what is to their own...
Plunge boldly into the thick of life, and seize it where you will, it is...
I never knew a more presumptuous person than myself. The fact that I say that...
The solution of every problem is another problem
Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
I think that I am better than the people who are trying to reform me.
We cannot fashion our children after our desires, we must have them and love them...
For the nature of women is closely allied to art
He is dead in this world who has no belief in another.
What life half gives a man, posterity gives entirely.
Men show their character in nothing more clearly than what they think laughable.
Every spoken word arouses our self-will.
To know someone here or there with whom you can feel there is understanding in...
Ignorant men raise questions that wise men answered a thousand years ago.
The real terror of beholding sharks feeding is that that may be all there is...
A clever man commits no minor blunders.
The right man is the one who seizes the moment.
Superstition is the poetry of life.