Only those who have to do simple things perfectly will acquire the skill to do difficult things easily
Quote by Friedrich Von Schiller
Genuine morality is preserved only in the school of adversity; a state of continuous prosperity...
The great happiness of life, I find, after all, to consist in the regular discharge...
Against stupidity the very Gods themselves toil in vain.
Only those who have to do simple things perfectly will acquire the skill to do...
A healthy nature needs no God or immortality
Here rests in honored glory an American soldier known but to God
Against stupidity the very gods themselves contend in vain.
Disappointments are to the soul what the thunder-storm is to the air.
No greater grief than to remember days of gladness when sorrow is at hand
Sorrow is brief but joy is endless
The zeal of friends it is that knocks me down, and not the hate of...
Keep true to the dreams of your youth.
The voice of the majority is no proof of justice.
They would need to be already wise, in order to love wisdom.
Historians are prophets with their face turned backward.
Votes should be weighed, not counted
Truth exists for the wise, beauty for the feeling heart.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use...
Ability will never catch up with the demand for it.
The ability to simplify means to eliminate the unnecessary so that the necessary may speak.