Since Time is not a person we can overtake when he is gone, let us honor him with mirth and cheerfulness of heart while he is passing
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
A person hears only what they understand.
If a man writes a book, let him set down only what he knows. I...
Let everyone sweep in front of his own door, and the whole world will be...
Science arose from poetry... when times change the two can meet again on a higher...
Passions are vices or virtues to their highest powers.
My wish isn't to mean everything to everyone but something to someone.
Great necessity elevates man, petty necessity casts him down
The right man is the one who seizes the moment.
If you start to think of your physical and moral condition, you usually find that...
A man's manners are a mirror in which he shows his portrait.
First and last, what is demanded of genius is love of truth.
The public wishes itself to be managed like a woman; one must say nothing to...
Nothing is worth more than this day.
Certain defects are necessary for the existence of individuality.
We don't get to know people when they come to us; we must go to...
The credit of advancing science has always been due to individuals and never to the...
One must ask children and birds how cherries and strawberries taste.
Sowing is not as difficult as reaping.
Plunge boldly into the thick of life, and seize it where you will, it is...
I call architecture frozen music.