Sometimes our fate resembles a fruit tree in winter. Who would think that those branches would turn green again and blossom, but we hope it, we know it.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
There is a courtesy of the heart; it is allied to love. From its springs...
The decline of literature indicates the decline of a nation.
I do not know myself, and God forbid that I should.
Which government is the best? The one that teaches us to govern ourselves.
One cannot develop taste from what is of average quality but only from the very...
We will burn that bridge when we come to it.
Behavior is the mirror in which everyone shows their image.
We are shaped and fashioned by what we love
Love and desire are the spirit's wings to great deeds.
Everybody wants to be somebody; nobody wants to grow.
For the nature of women is closely allied to art
It is after all the greatest art to limit and isolate oneself.
Unlike grown ups, children have little need to deceive themselves.
When two people are really happy about one another, one can generally assume that they...
For a man to achieve all that is demanded of him he must regard himself...
Letters are among the most significant memorial a person can leave behind them.
Beauty is everywhere a welcome guest.
All things are only transitory.
Hatred is active, and envy passive dislike; there is but one step from envy to...
The biggest problem with every art is by the use of appearance to create a...