Nothing shows a man's character more than what he laughs at.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Which government is the best? The one that teaches us to govern ourselves.
Self-love exaggerates our faults as well as our virtues.
Character develops itself in the stream of life.
First and last, what is demanded of genius is love of truth.
Piety is not a goal but a means to attain through the purest peace of...
Mysteries are not necessarily miracles.
Everything in the world may be endured except continual prosperity.
Men show their character in nothing more clearly than what they think laughable.
Man can only endure a certain degree of unhappiness; what is beyond that either annihilates...
Who is the wisest man? He who neither knows or wishes for anything else than...
No one has ever learned fully to know themselves.
An unused life is an early death.
Whoever, in middle age, attempts to realize the wishes and hopes of his early youth,...
Success is more attitude then aptitude
Nothing is more fearful than imagination without taste.
He who does not think much of himself is much more esteemed than he imagines.
The credit of advancing science has always been due to individuals and never to the...
A really great talent finds its happiness in execution.
Happiness is a how; not a what. A talent, not an object.
Holiness, not happiness, is the chief end of man.