The highest problem of every art is, by means of appearances, to produce the illusion of a loftier reality
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
The real terror of beholding sharks feeding is that that may be all there is...
Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in...
One always has time enough, if one will apply it well.
Genius does what it must, and talent does what it can.
All theory, dear friend, is gray, but the golden tree of life springs ever green.
Thinking is more interesting than knowing, but less interesting than looking
Be generous with kindly words, especially about those who are absent.
Devote each day to the object then in time and every evening will find something...
It is the strange fate of man, that even in the greatest of evils the...
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
If a man or woman is born ten years sooner or later, their whole aspect...
To the person with a firm purpose all men and things are servants.
Whatever you think you can do or believe you can do, begin it. Action has...
Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes.
Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward; they may be beaten, but they may start...
Mysteries are not necessarily miracles.
Man is not born to solve the problems of the universe, but to find out...
Wherever a man may happen to turn, whatever a man may undertake, he will always...
Whether we be young or old,Our destiny, our being's heart and home,Is with infinitude, and...
It's choice--not chance--that determines your destiny.
Is Fate getting what you deserve, or deserving what you get?