Historians are prophets with their face turned backward.
Quote by Friedrich Von Schiller
Power is the most persuasive rhetoric.
They would need to be already wise, in order to love wisdom.
Truth exists for the wise, beauty for the feeling heart.
Keep true to the dreams of your youth.
The voice of the majority is no proof of justice.
The zeal of friends it is that knocks me down, and not the hate of...
A healthy nature needs no God or immortality
Disappointments are to the soul what the thunder-storm is to the air
Love is the reward of love
No emperor has the power to dictate to the heart.
Here rests in honored glory an American soldier known but to God
Against stupidity the very gods themselves contend in vain.
Sorrow is brief but joy is endless
Only those who have to do simple things perfectly will acquire the skill to do...
It is easy to give advice from a port of safety.
Against stupidity the very Gods themselves toil in vain.
The great happiness of life, I find, after all, to consist in the regular discharge...
Im on the pursuit of happiness and I know, that everything thats shining aint always...
When I have been unhappy, I have heard an opera... and it seemed the shrieking...
Well-being and happiness never appeared to me as an absolute aim. I am even inclined...