Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Nothing is more fearful than imagination without taste.
I do not know myself and God forbid that I should
Deeply earnest and thoughtful people stand on shaky footing with the public.
Genius does what it must, and talent does what it can.
There would be far less suffering in the world if human beings-God knows why they...
A noble person attracts noble people, and knows how to hold on to them.
There is nothing in which people more betray their character than in what they laugh...
The solution of every problem is another problem
The first and last thing required of genius is the love of truth.
Don't say that you want to give, but go ahead and give! You'll never catch...
Man is not born to solve the problems of the universe, but to find out...
The formation of one's character ought to be everyone's chief aim.
When we treat man as he is, we make him worse than he is; when...
Divide and rule, the politician cries; unite and lead, is watchword of the wise.
Talents are best nurtured in solitude, but character is best formed in the stormy billows...
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
He who possesses art and science has religion; he who does not possess them, needs...
Ignorant men raise questions that wise men answered a thousand years ago.
He is happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home.
Character is formed in the stormy billows of the world.