Sorrow is brief but joy is endless
Quote by Friedrich Von Schiller
There is no such thing as chance; and what seem to us merest accident springs...
Against stupidity the very gods themselves contend in vain.
Historians are prophets with their face turned backward.
Only those who have to do simple things perfectly will acquire the skill to do...
Genuine morality is preserved only in the school of adversity; a state of continuous prosperity...
A gloomy guest fits not a wedding feast.
Here rests in honored glory an American soldier known but to God
Disappointments are to the soul what the thunder-storm is to the air.
They would need to be already wise, in order to love wisdom.
The zeal of friends it is that knocks me down, and not the hate of...
Disappointments are to the soul what the thunder-storm is to the air
It is easy to give advice from a port of safety.
The voice of the majority is no proof of justice.
Love is the reward of love
No greater grief than to remember days of gladness when sorrow is at hand
Against stupidity the very Gods themselves toil in vain.
Votes should be weighed, not counted
No emperor has the power to dictate to the heart.
It is for us to pray not for tasks equal to our powers, but for...
The heart of the wise man lies quiet like limpid water.
Power is dangerous unless you have humility.