Genuine morality is preserved only in the school of adversity; a state of continuous prosperity may easily prove a quick sand to virtue
Quote by Friedrich Von Schiller
Against stupidity the very gods themselves contend in vain.
Votes should be weighed, not counted
Power is the most persuasive rhetoric.
They would need to be already wise, in order to love wisdom.
A gloomy guest fits not a wedding feast.
Love is the reward of love
Truth exists for the wise, beauty for the feeling heart.
No emperor has the power to dictate to the heart.
Historians are prophets with their face turned backward.
Disappointments are to the soul what the thunder-storm is to the air.
A healthy nature needs no God or immortality
No greater grief than to remember days of gladness when sorrow is at hand
It is easy to give advice from a port of safety.
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Keep true to the dreams of your youth.
Here rests in honored glory an American soldier known but to God
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