Retirement: When you quit working just before your heart does
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
The people who are absent are the ideal; those who are present seem to be...
One must ask children and birds how cherries and strawberries taste.
A man should hear a little music, read a little poetry, and see a fine...
Piety is not a goal but a means to attain through the purest peace of...
Nothing is more fearful than imagination without taste.
Girls we love for what they are; young men for what they promise to be.
The person born with a talent they are meant to use will find their greatest...
Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men.
The mediator of the inexpressible is the work of art.
Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward. They may be beaten, but they may start...
We are never deceived; we deceive ourselves.
Which is the best government? That which teaches us to govern ourselves
It seems to never occur to fools that merit and good fortune are closely united.
Those who know nothing of foreign languages know nothing of their own.
Divide and rule, the politician cries; unite and lead, is watchword of the wise.
The unnatural, that too is natural.
Life is the childhood of our immortality.
Love is an ideal thing, marriage a real thing; a confusion of the real with...
The attainment of an ideal is often the beginning of a disillusion
The human soul has still greater need of the ideal than of the real. It...
Friendship, love, health, energy, enthusiasm, and joy are the things that make life worth living...
I have learned now that while those who speak about ones miseries usually hurt, those...