The artist who is not also a craftsman is no good; but, alas, most of our artists are nothing else
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Mastery passes often for egotism.
Beauty is a primeval phenomenon, which itself never makes its appearance, but the reflection of...
We know accurately only when we know little, with knowledge doubt increases.
A useless life is an early death.
Wherever a man may happen to turn, whatever a man may undertake, he will always...
I can tell you, honest friend, what to believe: believe life; it teaches better than...
People of a vertain rank will always keep a cool distance from common people, as...
Ignorant men raise questions that wise men answered a thousand years ago.
If you accept people for what they are, they will become worse. Treat them like...
We are never further from what we wish than when we believe that we have...
Who is the wisest man? He who neither knows or wishes for anything else than...
I love those who yearn for the impossible.
The best government is that which teaches us to govern ourselves.
Tomorrow the sun will also rise to the occasion of another day with equal grandeur....
Everything great and intelligent is in the minority
The solution of every problem is another problem
None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free.
Where there are no women there are no good manners
Value is what people are willing to pay for it.
If only the sun-drenched celebrities are being noticed and worshiped, then our children are going...
Words used carelessly, as if they did not matter in any serious way, often allowed...