No doubt the artist is the child of his time; but woe to him if he is also its disciple, or even its favorite.
Quote by Friedrich Schiller
Friedrich Schiller Quotes
Votes should be weighed not counted.
Opposition always inflames the enthusiast, never converts him.
Be noble minded! Our own heart, and not other men's opinions of us, forms our...
Every true genius is bound to be naive.
The history of the world is the world's court of justice.
Disappointments are to the soul what a thunderstorm is to the air.
Honesty prospers in every condition of life.
Live with your century; but do not be its creature.
Aesthetic matters are fundamental for the harmonious development of both society and the individual.
Revenge is barren of itself: it is the dreadful food it feeds on; its delight...
Art is the right hand of Nature. The latter has only given us being, the...
Who dares nothing, need hope for nothing.
Happy he who learns to bear what he cannot change.
The rich become richer and the poor become poorer is a cry heard throughout the...
Appearance rules the world.
There is no such thing as chance; and what seem to us merest accident springs...
The will of man is his happiness.
The universe is one of God's thoughts.
The strong man is strongest when alone.
As freely as the firmament embraces the world, or the sun pours forth impartially his...