The artist alone sees spirits. But after he has told of their appearing to him, everybody sees them.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
I do not know myself and God forbid that I should
The most happy man is he who knows how to bring into relation the end...
Talents are best nurtured in solitude, but character is best formed in the stormy billows...
Which government is the best? The one that teaches us to govern ourselves.
Behavior is the mirror in which everyone shows their image.
Whatever you cannot understand, you cannot possess.
Kindness is the golden chain by which society is bound together
All intelligent thoughts have already been thought; what is necessary is only to try to...
Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men.
Hatred is something peculiar. You will always find it strongest and most violent where there...
We lay aside letters never to read them again, and at last we destroy them...
There is nothing so terrible as activity without insight.
The persons born with a talent they are meant to use will find their greatest...
Men show their character in nothing more clearly than what they think laughable.
None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free.
Mastery passes often for egotism.
He only earns his freedom and his life Who takes them every day by storm.
A clever man commits no minor blunders.
We can't form our children on our own concepts; we must take them and love...
One always has time enough, if one will apply it well.