The public wishes itself to be managed like a woman; one must say nothing to it except what it likes to hear.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
For a man to achieve all that is demanded of him he must regard himself...
A really great talent finds its happiness in execution.
It is better to be deceived by one's friends than to deceive them.
Everything in the world may be endured except continual prosperity.
Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men.
A person places themselves on a level with the ones they praise.
I'll take a breath, take you by my side Under the sunlight, Welcome to this...
The best government is that which teaches us to govern ourselves.
If you must tell me your opinions, tell me what you believe in. I have...
I hate all bungling as I do sin, but particularly bungling in politics, which leads...
All intelligent thoughts have already been thought; what is necessary is only to try to...
I will listen to anyone's convictions, but pray keep your doubts to yourself.
The deed is everything, the glory is naught.
None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free.
This is the highest wisdom that I own; freedom and life are earned by those...
Whatever you think you can do or believe you can do, begin it. Action has...
If you modestly enjoy your fame you are not unworthy to rank with the holy.
Who is the wisest man? He who neither knows or wishes for anything else than...
The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone.
Talent develops in quiet places, character in the full current of human life.