The persons born with a talent they are meant to use will find their greatest happiness in using it.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
The best government is that which teaches us to govern ourselves.
Nature alone is illimitably rich, and nature alone forms the great artist.
A man does not mind being blamed for his faults, and being punished for them,...
Love is an ideal thing, marriage a real thing; a confusion of the real with...
We are shaped and fashioned by what we love.
Whatever you cannot understand, you cannot possess.
To know someone here or there with whom you can feel there is understanding in...
Which is the best government? That which teaches us to govern ourselves.
The formation of one's character ought to be everyone's chief aim.
Unlike grown ups, children have little need to deceive themselves.
The world is so empty if one thinks only of mountains, rivers and cities; but...
Divide and rule, the politician cries; unite and lead, is watchword of the wise.
We usually lose today, because there has been a yesterday, and tomorrow is coming.
Only by joy and sorrow does a person know anything about themselves and their destiny....
All intelligent thoughts have already been thought; what is necessary is only to try to...
Do not give in too much to feelings. A overly sensitive heart is an unhappy...
I will listen to anyone's convictions, but pray keep your doubts to yourself.
This is the highest wisdom that I own; freedom and life are earned by those...
Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction
Freedom is that instant between when someone tells you to do something and when you...
He fishes well who uses a golden hook.
Keep your dreams alive. Understand to achieve anything requires faith and belief in yourself, vision,...
We must always change, renew, rejuvenate ourselves; otherwise we harden.
Education will not (take the place of persistence); the world is full of educated derelicts....
Mingle some brief folly with your wisdom.