The deed is everything, the glory is naught.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
It seems to never occur to fools that merit and good fortune are closely united.
Life is the childhood of our immortality.
Beauty is everywhere a welcome guest.
Deeply earnest and thoughtful people stand on shaky footing with the public.
Nothing shows a man's character more than what he laughs at.
Let everyone sweep in front of his own door, and the whole world will be...
In art the best is good enough.
There is nothing so terrible as activity without insight.
All intelligent thoughts have already been thought; what is necessary is only to try to...
The people who are absent are the ideal; those who are present seem to be...
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
What is important in life is life, and not the result of life.
What is uttered from the heart alone, Will win the hearts of others to your...
Success is more attitude then aptitude
Genius does what it must, and talent does what it can.
The first and last thing required of genius is the love of truth.
He who possesses art and science has religion; he who does not possess them, needs...
To the person with a firm purpose all men and things are servants.
A clever man commits no minor blunders.
Ignorant men raise questions that wise men answered a thousand years ago.