Our friends show us what we can do; our enemies teach us what we must do.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
To appreciate the noble is a gain which can never be torn from us.
What does not kill me makes me stronger.
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
In the realm of ideas everything depends on enthusiasm... in the real world all rests...
We are shaped and fashioned by what we love
He who does not think much of himself is much more esteemed than he imagines.
For a man to achieve all that is demanded of him he must regard himself...
The most happy man is he who knows how to bring into relation the end...
It seems to never occur to fools that merit and good fortune are closely united.
This is the highest wisdom that I own; freedom and life are earned by those...
A man's manners are a mirror in which he shows his portrait.
Many people take no care of their money till they come nearly to the end...
Only by joy and sorrow does a person know anything about themselves and their destiny....
The deed is everything, the glory is naught.
Love is an ideal thing, marriage a real thing; a confusion of the real with...
Nothing is worth more than this day.
Without haste, but without rest.
The right man is the one who seizes the moment.
The human mind will not be confined to any limits.
He who has a task to perform must know how to take sides, or he...