Only those who have to do simple things perfectly will acquire the skill to do difficult things easily
Quote by Friedrich Von Schiller
No emperor has the power to dictate to the heart.
Disappointments are to the soul what the thunder-storm is to the air
Sorrow is brief but joy is endless
Disappointments are to the soul what the thunder-storm is to the air.
They would need to be already wise, in order to love wisdom.
Truth exists for the wise, beauty for the feeling heart.
The voice of the majority is no proof of justice.
Genuine morality is preserved only in the school of adversity; a state of continuous prosperity...
Only those who have to do simple things perfectly will acquire the skill to do...
Votes should be weighed, not counted
The zeal of friends it is that knocks me down, and not the hate of...
No greater grief than to remember days of gladness when sorrow is at hand
A gloomy guest fits not a wedding feast.
Power is the most persuasive rhetoric.
One can give advice comfortably from a safe port.
Keep true to the dreams of your youth.
Against stupidity the very Gods themselves toil in vain.
It is easy to give advice from a port of safety.
In giving advice seek to help, not to please, your friend.
If I were asked to give what I consider the single most useful bit of...