One would give generous alms if one had the eyes to see the beauty of a cupped receiving hand.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
The artist alone sees spirits. But after he has told of their appearing to him,...
Nature alone is illimitably rich, and nature alone forms the great artist.
Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men.
To create something you must be something.
The hardest thing to see is what is in front of your eyes.
The little man is still a man.
Wood burns because it has the proper stuff in it; and a man becomes famous...
I think that I am better than the people who are trying to reform me.
The persons born with a talent they are meant to use will find their greatest...
A collection of anecdotes and maxims is the greatest of treasures for the man of...
Unlike grown ups, children have little need to deceive themselves.
He who does not think much of himself is much more esteemed than he imagines.
If you modestly enjoy your fame you are not unworthy to rank with the holy.
What is uttered from the heart alone, Will win the hearts of others to your...
The connoisseur of art must be able to appreciate what is simply beautiful, but the...
Without haste, but without rest.
It is in self-limitation that a master first shows himself.
Man is not born to solve the problems of the universe, but to find out...
Fate leads the willing and drags along the unwilling.
Our destiny changes with our thought; we shall become what we wish to become, do...
Deliberately to pursue happinesss is not the surest way of achieving it. Seek it for...