First and last, what is demanded of genius is love of truth.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Self-love exaggerates our faults as well as our virtues.
I call architecture frozen music.
The mediator of the inexpressible is the work of art.
In art the best is good enough.
A noble person attracts noble people, and knows how to hold on to them.
Nothing is to be rated higher than the value of the day.
To be loved for what one is, is the greatest exception. The great majority love...
Unlike grown ups, children have little need to deceive themselves.
I'll take a breath, take you by my side Under the sunlight, Welcome to this...
We are shaped and fashioned by what we love.
None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free.
Nothing shows a man's character more than what he laughs at.
Everything in the world may be endured except continual prosperity.
A collection of anecdotes and maxims is the greatest of treasures for the man of...
The man who occupies the first place seldom plays the principal part.
The credit of advancing science has always been due to individuals and never to the...
Impartiality is the life of justice, as justice is of all good government.
Let us never forget that government is ourselves and not an alien power over us....
And having looked to Government for bread, on the very first scarcity they will turn...
The most cogent reason for restricting the interference of government is the great evil of...