The destiny of any nation at any given time depends on the opinions of its young men under five-and-twenty
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
The world is so empty if one thinks only of mountains, rivers and cities; but...
If you modestly enjoy your fame you are not unworthy to rank with the holy.
Few people have the imagination for reality.
The world remains ever the same.
I do not know myself and God forbid that I should
Everything in the world may be endured except continual prosperity.
Mastery passes often for egotism.
The deed is everything, the glory is naught.
Precaution is better than cure.
Nothing is more fearful than imagination without taste.
Ignorant men raise questions that wise men answered a thousand years ago.
I call architecture frozen music.
We lay aside letters never to read them again, and at last we destroy them...
A man's manners are a mirror in which he shows his portrait.
Love is an ideal thing, marriage a real thing; a confusion of the real with...
One must ask children and birds how cherries and strawberries taste.
None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free.
Which is the best government? That which teaches us to govern ourselves.
A democratic government is the only one in which those who vote for a tax...
How can I be expected to believe that this same racial discrimination which has been...