One is led astray alike by sympathy and coldness, by praise and by blame
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Personality is everything in art and poetry.
There is nothing in the world more shameful than establishing one's self on lies and...
A great revolution is never the fault of the people, but of the government.
Those who know nothing of foreign languages know nothing of their own.
Doubt grows with knowledge.
Nothing is more terrible than to see ignorance in action.
Genius does what it must, and talent does what it can.
Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power, and...
Ignorant men raise questions that wise men answered a thousand years ago.
Divide and rule, the politician cries; unite and lead, is watchword of the wise.
There is nothing insignificant in the world. It all depends on the point of view.
To create something you must be something.
The connoisseur of art must be able to appreciate what is simply beautiful, but the...
The artist who is not also a craftsman is no good; but, alas, most of...
Experience is only half of experience
A creation of importance can only be produced when its author isolates himself, it is...
Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes.
It is easier to perceive error than to find truth, for the former lies on...
In the material sciences these are and have been, and are most surely likely to...
We should not look back unless it is to derive useful lessons from past errors,...