He is the happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Be generous with kindly words, especially about those who are absent.
Nothing is more fearful than imagination without taste.
Girls we love for what they are; young men for what they promise to be.
Fresh activity is the only means of overcoming adversity.
Where there are no women there are no good manners
For just when ideas fail, a word comes in to save the situation.
A man's manners are a mirror in which he shows his portrait.
One is led astray alike by sympathy and coldness, by praise and by blame
Everybody wants to be somebody; nobody wants to grow.
Which is the best government? That which teaches us to govern ourselves
Go to foreign countries and you will get to know the good things one possesses...
If you modestly enjoy your fame you are not unworthy to rank with the holy.
Life is the childhood of our immortality.
Beauty is a primeval phenomenon, which itself never makes its appearance, but the reflection of...
A man should hear a little music, read a little poetry, and see a fine...
I'm an optimist by nature and a pessimist by experience.
A man does not mind being blamed for his faults, and being punished for them,...
The man with insight enough to admit his limitations comes nearest to perfection.
To create something you must be something.
The human mind will not be confined to any limits.