Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Man is not born to solve the problems of the universe, but to find out...
Few people have the imagination for reality.
He who does not think much of himself is much more esteemed than he imagines.
Impartiality is the life of justice, as justice is of all good government.
Character develops itself in the stream of life.
Beauty is a primeval phenomenon, which itself never makes its appearance, but the reflection of...
I can tell you, honest friend, what to believe: believe life; it teaches better than...
It seems to never occur to fools that merit and good fortune are closely united.
The connoisseur of art must be able to appreciate what is simply beautiful, but the...
Let everyone sweep in front of his own door, and the whole world will be...
Happiness is a ball after which we run wherever it rolls, and we push it...
I'm an optimist by nature and a pessimist by experience.
It is better to be deceived by one's friends than to deceive them.
He who does not feel his friends to be the world to him, does not...
I do not know myself and God forbid that I should
Nothing is true, but that which is simple.
The deed is everything, the glory is naught.
People may live as much retired from the world as they like, but sooner or...
I advise you to go on living solely to enrage those who are paying your...
The trouble with retirement is that you never get a day off.