Sorrow is brief but joy is endless
Quote by Friedrich Von Schiller
Only those who have to do simple things perfectly will acquire the skill to do...
Truth exists for the wise, beauty for the feeling heart.
Against stupidity the very gods themselves contend in vain.
A healthy nature needs no God or immortality
Disappointments are to the soul what the thunder-storm is to the air
No emperor has the power to dictate to the heart.
Power is the most persuasive rhetoric.
Against stupidity the very Gods themselves toil in vain.
There is no such thing as chance; and what seem to us merest accident springs...
Votes should be weighed, not counted
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.
Historians are prophets with their face turned backward.
One can give advice comfortably from a safe port.
Love is the reward of love
The zeal of friends it is that knocks me down, and not the hate of...
Genuine morality is preserved only in the school of adversity; a state of continuous prosperity...
It doesnt matter what you do if you dont do what matters. If you do...
Morality is a venereal disease. Its primary stage is called virtue; its secondary stage, boredom;...
Power is what men seek and any group that gets it will abuse it.
Prosperity is a great teacher; adversity a greater.
Not to be cheered by praise, not to be grieved by blame, but to know...