It is better to be deceived by one's friends than to deceive them.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
The destiny of any nation at any given time depends on the opinions of its...
Hatred is active, and envy passive dislike; there is but one step from envy to...
Kindness is the golden chain by which society is bound together
Science and art belong to the whole world, and before them vanish the barriers of...
The coward only threatens when he is safe.
Genius does what it must, and talent does what it can.
When we treat man as he is, we make him worse than he is; when...
Everything great and intelligent is in the minority
Mysteries are not necessarily miracles.
Talent develops in tranquillity, character in the full current of human life.
Nothing is more terrible than to see ignorance in action.
Talents are best nurtured in solitude, but character is best formed in the stormy billows...
Experience is only half of experience
One cannot develop taste from what is of average quality but only from the very...
Happiness is a ball after which we run wherever it rolls, and we push it...
Correction does much, but encouragement does more.
He who does not think much of himself is much more esteemed than he imagines.
I will listen to anyone's convictions, but pray keep your doubts to yourself.
Go to foreign countries and you will get to know the good things one possesses...
We don't get to know people when they come to us; we must go to...