Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
People of a vertain rank will always keep a cool distance from common people, as...
I can tell you, honest friend, what to believe: believe life; it teaches better than...
I never knew a more presumptuous person than myself. The fact that I say that...
Every person above the ordinary has a certain mission that they are called to fulfill.
When ideas fail, words come in very handy.
To the person with a firm purpose all men and things are servants.
What is important in life is life, and not the result of life.
Behavior is a mirror in which every one displays his own image
No one has ever learned fully to know themselves.
Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward; they may be beaten, but they may start...
Thinking is more interesting than knowing, but less interesting than looking.
Every step of life shows much caution is required.
Retirement: When you quit working just before your heart does
Know thyself? If I knew myself I would run away.
Nature alone is illimitably rich, and nature alone forms the great artist.
Life is the childhood of our immortality.
If you accept people for what they are, they will become worse. Treat them like...
A man's manners are a mirror in which he shows his portrait.
Manners are not idle, but the fruit. Of loyal nature and of noble mind.
Manners are the happy ways of doing things; each once a stroke of genius or...