In all things it is better to hope than to despair
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
The deed is everything, the glory is naught.
Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men.
If God had wanted me otherwise, He would have created me otherwise.
I do not know myself and God forbid that I should
Thinking is more interesting than knowing, but less interesting than looking.
We must always change, renew, rejuvenate ourselves; otherwise we harden
The society of women is the element of good manners.
Beauty is a primeval phenomenon, which itself never makes its appearance, but the reflection of...
Nature has neither kernel nor shell; she is everything at once
Trust yourself, then you will know how to live.
Divide and rule, the politician cries; unite and lead, is watchword of the wise.
The mediator of the inexpressible is the work of art.
There is nothing so terrible as activity without insight.
To the person with a firm purpose all men and things are servants.
Nothing hurts a new truth more than an old error
A creation of importance can only be produced when its author isolates himself, it is...
A really great talent finds its happiness in execution.
The destiny of any nation at any given time depends on the opinions of its...
My opinion, my conviction, gains immensely in strength and sureness the minute a second mind...
I think most of the people involved in any art always secretly wonder whether they...