Talents are best nurtured in solitude, but character is best formed in the stormy billows of the world
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Ignorant men raise questions that wise men answered a thousand years ago.
This is the highest wisdom that I own; freedom and life are earned by those...
He only earns his freedom and his life Who takes them every day by storm.
Plunge boldly into the thick of life, and seize it where you will, it is...
All theory, dear friend, is gray, but the golden tree of life springs ever green.
Kindness is the golden chain by which society is bound together
There is nothing so terrible as activity without insight.
The phrases men are accustomed to repeat incessantly, end by becoming convictions and ossify the...
Upon the creatures we have made, we are, ourselves, at last, dependent.
Impartiality is the life of justice, as justice is of all good government.
Self-knowledge comes from knowing other men.
Every reader, if he has a strong mind, reads himself into the book, and amalgamates...
The deed is everything, the glory is naught.
On all the peaks lies peace.
There is nothing in the world more shameful than establishing one's self on lies and...
We lay aside letters never to read them again, and at last we destroy them...
It is a mistake for a taciturn, serious-minded woman to marry a jovial man, but...
Age merely shows what children we remain.
We grow old more through indolence, than through age.
I've honestly not been too aware of my age until I went to the doctor...
A grandmother pretends she doesn't know who you are on Halloween.