God creates out of nothing. Wonderful you say. Yes, to be sure, but he does what is still more wonderful: he makes saints out of sinners.
Quote by Soren Kierkegaard
Faith is the highest passion in a human being. Many in every generation may not...
It belongs to the imperfection of everything human that man can only attain his desire...
Love keeps the cold out better than a cloak.
Philosophy is life's dry-nurse, who can take care of us - but not suckle us.
The highest and most beautiful things in life are not to be heard about, nor...
Trouble is the common denominator of living. It is the great equalizer.
What is a poet? An unhappy person who conceals profound anguish in his heart but...
Don't forget to love yourself.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
The tyrant dies and his rule is over, the martyr dies and his rule begins.
Life has its own hidden forces which you can only discover by living.
Old age realizes the dreams of youth: look at Dean Swift; in his youth he...
People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they...
Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.
I see it all perfectly; there are two possible situations - one can either do...
Love is all, it gives all, and it takes all.
What kind of power is it that dares intrude between me and my bride, the...
I feel as if I were a piece in a game of chess, when my...
Marriage brings one into fatal connection with custom and tradition, and traditions and customs are...
One can advise comfortably from a safe port.