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...
Character develops itself in the stream of life.
Personality is everything in art and poetry.
Thinking is more interesting than knowing, but less interesting than looking.
There is no patriotic art and no patriotic science
It is in self-imitation that a master first shows himself.
I never knew a more presumptuous person than myself. The fact that I say that...
The right man is the one who seizes the moment.
It is a mistake for a taciturn, serious-minded woman to marry a jovial man, but...
Everything great and intelligent is in the minority
I respect the man who knows distinctly what he wishes. The greater part of all...
To the person with a firm purpose all men and things are servants.
A collection of anecdotes and maxims is the greatest of treasures for the man of...
What does not kill me makes me stronger.
Love is an ideal thing, marriage a real thing; a confusion of the real with...
Letters are among the most significant memorial a person can leave behind them.
Each has his own happiness in his hands, as the artist handles the rude clay...
Everything in the world may be endured except continual prosperity.
There is nothing insignificant in the world. It all depends on the point of view.
Know thyself? If I knew myself I would run away.