Man is not born to solve the problems of the universe, but to find out what he has to do... within the limits of his comprehension.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right...
Passions are vices or virtues to their highest powers.
Great necessity elevates man, petty necessity casts him down
The connoisseur of art must be able to appreciate what is simply beautiful, but the...
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
There is nothing insignificant in the world. It all depends on the point of view.
First and last, what is demanded of genius is love of truth.
In comradeship is danger countered best.
We are never deceived; we deceive ourselves.
Thinking is more interesting than knowing, but less interesting than looking
To accept good advice is but to increase one's own ability.
Certain defects are necessary for the existence of individuality.
What is uttered from the heart alone, Will win the hearts of others to your...
We cannot fashion our children after our desires, we must have them and love them...
Science and art belong to the whole world, and before them vanish the barriers of...
I respect the man who knows distinctly what he wishes. The greater part of all...
The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone.
One is led astray alike by sympathy and coldness, by praise and by blame
It is amazing how complete is the delusion that beauty is goodness.
If human beings are fundamentally good, no government is necessary; if they are fundamentally bad,...
Man has such a predilection for systems and abstract deductions that he is ready to...