The jest loses its point when he who makes it is the first to laugh.
Quote by Friedrich Schiller
Friedrich Schiller Quotes
It is difficult to discriminate the voice of truth from amid the clamor raised by...
The key to education is the experience of beauty.
Lose not yourself in a far off time, seize the moment that is thine.
To save all we must risk all.
As freely as the firmament embraces the world, or the sun pours forth impartially his...
Great souls suffer in silence.
Revenge is barren of itself: it is the dreadful food it feeds on; its delight...
The greater part of humanity is too much harassed and fatigued by the struggle with...
Dare to err and to dream. Deep meaning often lies in childish plays.
I am better than my reputation.
Art is the daughter of freedom.
The strong man is strongest when alone.
Who dares nothing, need hope for nothing.
Art is the right hand of Nature. The latter has only given us being, the...
Live with your century; but do not be its creature.
Opposition always inflames the enthusiast, never converts him.
Of all the possessions of this life fame is the noblest; when the body has...
No doubt the artist is the child of his time; but woe to him if...
Full of wisdom are the ordinations of fate.
Happy he who learns to bear what he cannot change.