Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward. They may be beaten, but they may start a winning game.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
In art the best is good enough.
Those who know nothing of foreign languages know nothing of their own.
What is important in life is life, and not the result of life.
He who does not think much of himself is much more esteemed than he imagines.
If you have any faith, give me, for heaven's sake, a share of it! Your...
Who is the most sensible person? The one who finds what is to their own...
A man's manners are a mirror in which he shows his portrait.
Then indecision brings its own delays, And days are lost lamenting o'er lost days. Are...
A really great talent finds its happiness in execution.
Passions are vices or virtues to their highest powers.
Every author in some way portrays himself in his works, even if it be against...
It is easier to perceive error than to find truth, for the former lies on...
Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men.
The man with insight enough to admit his limitations comes nearest to perfection.
Hatred is active, and envy passive dislike; there is but one step from envy to...
One must ask children and birds how cherries and strawberries taste.
A book is a storehouse carried in the pocket
Books that cannot bear examination, certainly ought not to be established as divine inspiration by...
By burning Luther's books you may rid your bookshelves of him, but you will not...