Old age realizes the dreams of youth: look at Dean Swift; in his youth he built an asylum for the insane, in his old age he was himself an inmate.
Quote by Soren Kierkegaard
Irony is a disciplinarian feared only by those who do not know it, but cherished...
Don't forget to love yourself.
What is a poet? An unhappy person who conceals profound anguish in his heart but...
People understand me so poorly that they don't even understand my complaint about them not...
Since boredom advances and boredom is the root of all evil, no wonder, then, that...
Since my earliest childhood a barb of sorrow has lodged in my heart. As long...
It belongs to the imperfection of everything human that man can only attain his desire...
One can advise comfortably from a safe port.
To dare is to lose one's footing momentarily. Not to dare is to lose oneself.
At the bottom of enmity between strangers lies indifference.
To dare is to lose ones footing momentarily. To not dare is to lose oneself.
Because of its tremendous solemnity death is the light in which great passions, both good...
Patience is necessary, and one cannot reap immediately where one has sown.
Life has its own hidden forces which you can only discover by living.
The tyrant dies and his rule is over, the martyr dies and his rule begins.
Listen to the cry of a woman in labor at the hour of giving birth...
Take away paradox from the thinker and you have a professor.
Not just in commerce but in the world of ideas too our age is putting...
If there is any period one would desire to be born in, is it not...
An age which is incapable of poetry is incapable of any kind of literature except...