First and last, what is demanded of genius is love of truth.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
A great revolution is never the fault of the people, but of the government.
Which government is the best? The one that teaches us to govern ourselves.
Beauty is everywhere a welcome guest.
Just trust yourself, then you will know how to live.
Don't say that you want to give, but go ahead and give! You'll never catch...
Letters are among the most significant memorial a person can leave behind them.
We will burn that bridge when we come to it.
One would give generous alms if one had the eyes to see the beauty of...
The best government is that which teaches us to govern ourselves.
The society of women is the element of good manners.
Which is the best government? That which teaches us to govern ourselves
Do not give in too much to feelings. A overly sensitive heart is an unhappy...
Be generous with kindly words, especially about those who are absent.
I'm an optimist by nature and a pessimist by experience.
To the person with a firm purpose all men and things are servants.
To tremble before anticipated evils is to bemoan what thou hast never lost.
I can tell you, honest friend, what to believe: believe life; it teaches better than...
Everything great and intelligent is in the minority
Greatness is a road leading towards the unknown
The test of leadership is not to put greatness into humanity, but to elicit it,...
People's intelligence tends to be in inverse proportion to their number. People don't tend to...