Great necessity elevates man, petty necessity casts him down
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
The day is committed to error and floundering; success and achievement are matters of long...
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
Mastery passes often for egotism.
People of a vertain rank will always keep a cool distance from common people, as...
Science arose from poetry... when times change the two can meet again on a higher...
Please send me your last pair of shoes, worn out with dancing as you mentioned...
Do not give in too much to feelings. A overly sensitive heart is an unhappy...
There is nothing in which people more betray their character than in what they laugh...
Nothing is true, but that which is simple.
What is uttered from the heart alone, Will win the hearts of others to your...
Great thoughts and a pure heart, that is what we should ask from God.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
We don't get to know people when they come to us; we must go to...
Be generous with kindly words, especially about those who are absent.
Thinking is more interesting than knowing, but less interesting than looking
One can be instructed in society, one is inspired only in solitude.
Then indecision brings its own delays, And days are lost lamenting o'er lost days. Are...
Every spoken word arouses our self-will.
We cannot fashion our children after our desires, we must have them and love them...
Deeply earnest and thoughtful people stand on shaky footing with the public.