It is a mistake for a taciturn, serious-minded woman to marry a jovial man, but not for a serious-minded man to marry a lighthearted woman.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Nothing is more revolting than the majority; for it consists of few vigorous predecessors, of...
Certain defects are necessary for the existence of individuality.
None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free.
The best government is that which teaches us to govern ourselves.
One cannot develop taste from what is of average quality but only from the very...
There is a courtesy of the heart; it is allied to love. From its springs...
There is no patriotic art and no patriotic science
Wood burns because it has the proper stuff in it; and a man becomes famous...
This is the highest wisdom that I own; freedom and life are earned by those...
We are never deceived; we deceive ourselves.
The connoisseur of art must be able to appreciate what is simply beautiful, but the...
Nothing is true, but that which is simple.
Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men.
One always has time enough, if one will apply it well.
The man who occupies the first place seldom plays the principal part.
Live dangerously and you live right.
No words are necessary between two loving hearts
The destiny of any nation at any given time depends on the opinions of its...
If knowledge is power, clandestine knowledge is power squared; it can be withheld, exchanged, and...
One often contradicts an opinion when what is uncongenial is really the tone in which...