In politics, as in life, we must above all things wish only for the attainable.
Quote by Heinrich Heine
The Wedding March always reminds me of the music played when soldiers go into battle.
One should forgive one's enemies, but not before they are hanged
Oh, they loved dearly: their souls kissed, they kissed with their eyes, they were both...
Whether a revolution succeeds or fails people of great hearts will always be sacrificed to...
In these times we fight for ideas and newspapers are our fortress.
Talking and eloquence are not the same: to speak and to speak well are two...
In earlier religions the spirit of the time was expressed through the individual and confirmed...
Ask me not what I have, but what I am.
It is a common phenomenon that just the prettiest girls find it so difficult to...
When words leave off, music begins.
Human misery is too great for men to do without faith.
God will forgive me; that's his business.
Sleep is lovely, death is better still, not to have been born is of course...
Woman is at once apple and serpent.
Whatever tears one may shed, in the end one always blows one's nose.
Like a great poet, Nature knows how to produce the greatest effects with the most...
The fundamental evil of the world arose from the fact that the good Lord has...
Great genius takes shape by contact with another great genius, but, less by assimilation than...
The Bible is the great family chronicle of the Jews.
Matrimony; the high sea for which no compass has yet been invented.