Nature is beneficent. I praise her and all her works. She is silent and wise. She is cunning, but for good ends. She has brought me here and will also lead me away. She may scold me, but she will…
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Nothing is true, but that which is simple.
It is better to be deceived by one's friends than to deceive them.
When ideas fail, words come in very handy.
He who enjoys doing and enjoys what he has done is happy.
Correction does much, but encouragement does more.
I love those who yearn for the impossible.
In the realm of ideas everything depends on enthusiasm... in the real world all rests...
For a man to achieve all that is demanded of him he must regard himself...
Be above it! Make the world serve your purpose, but do not serve it.
We are never deceived; we deceive ourselves.
We cannot fashion our children after our desires, we must have them and love them...
Genius does what it must, and talent does what it can.
We are shaped and fashioned by what we love
All intelligent thoughts have already been thought; what is necessary is only to try to...
The phrases men are accustomed to repeat incessantly, end by becoming convictions and ossify the...
If your treat an individual... as if he were what he ought to be and...
Everybody wants to be somebody; nobody wants to grow.
If you modestly enjoy your fame you are not unworthy to rank with the holy.
Talk well of the absent whenever you have the opportunity.
I will listen to anyone's convictions, but pray keep your doubts to yourself.