Please send me your last pair of shoes, worn out with dancing as you mentioned in your letter, so that I might have something to press against my heart.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Everything great and intelligent is in the minority
The destiny of any nation at any given time depends on the opinions of its...
Be above it! Make the world serve your purpose, but do not serve it.
Men show their character in nothing more clearly than what they think laughable.
The artist alone sees spirits. But after he has told of their appearing to him,...
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
All the knowledge I possess everyone else can acquire, but my heart is all my...
To accept good advice is but to increase one's own ability.
Genius is formed in quiet, character in the stream of human life
Doubt grows with knowledge.
What is important in life is life, and not the result of life.
Happiness is a ball after which we run wherever it rolls, and we push it...
Wisdom is found only in truth.
We are never deceived; we deceive ourselves.
We must always change, renew, rejuvenate ourselves; otherwise we harden.
If a man writes a book, let him set down only what he knows. I...
Everyone hears only what he understands.
Mysteries are not necessarily miracles.
No other acoustic instrument can match the piano's expressive range, and no electric instrument can...
Mystery is a resource, like coal or gold, and its preservation is a fine thing