If a man writes a book, let him set down only what he knows. I have guesses enough of my own.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
The connoisseur of art must be able to appreciate what is simply beautiful, but the...
We cannot fashion our children after our desires, we must have them and love them...
Nothing is more revolting than the majority; for it consists of few vigorous predecessors, of...
Each one sees what he carries in his heart
For a man to achieve all that is demanded of him he must regard himself...
The coward only threatens when he is safe.
In all things it is better to hope than to despair
For the nature of women is closely allied to art
The most happy man is he who knows how to bring into relation the end...
Behavior is a mirror in which every one displays his own image
We can really respect a man only if he doesn't always look out for himself
Every spoken word arouses our self-will.
Age merely shows what children we remain.
Those who know nothing of foreign languages know nothing of their own.
Great thoughts and a pure heart, that is what we should ask from God.
The child, offered the mother's breast, Will not in the beginning grab it; But soon...
Doubt can only be removed by action.
One cannot develop taste from what is of average quality but only from the very...
Thinking is more interesting than knowing, but less interesting than looking.
There is nothing so terrible as activity without insight.