The person born with a talent they are meant to use will find their greatest happiness in using it.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Everything great and intelligent is in the minority
Everyone believes in his youth that the world really began with him, and that all...
What is my life if I am no longer useful to others.
He is dead in this world who has no belief in another.
Unlike grown ups, children have little need to deceive themselves.
How shall we learn to know ourselves? By reflection? Never; but only through action. Strive...
We usually lose today, because there has been a yesterday, and tomorrow is coming.
Those who hope for no other life are dead even for this.
The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone.
Great necessity elevates man, petty necessity casts him down
He who enjoys doing and enjoys what he has done is happy.
To hard necessity ones will and fancy must conform.
One always has time enough, if one will apply it well.
Few people have the imagination for reality.
All the knowledge I possess everyone else can acquire, but my heart is all my...
First and last, what is demanded of genius is love of truth.
Self-knowledge comes from knowing other men.
Doubt can only be removed by action.
To act with common sense according to the moment, is the best wisdom I know;...
I have been impressed with the urgency of doing. Knowing is not enough; we must...