The society of women is the element of good manners.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Each one sees what he carries in his heart
All intelligent thoughts have already been thought; what is necessary is only to try to...
I can tell you, honest friend, what to believe: believe life; it teaches better than...
Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men.
Beauty is a manifestation of secret natural laws, which otherwise would have been hidden from...
Hatred is active, and envy passive dislike; there is but one step from envy to...
Thinking is easy, acting is difficult, and to put one's thoughts into action is the...
What is important in life is life, and not the result of life.
Since Time is not a person we can overtake when he is gone, let us...
The phrases men are accustomed to repeat incessantly, end by becoming convictions and ossify the...
He is dead in this world who has no belief in another.
I do not know myself, and God forbid that I should.
Every step of life shows much caution is required.
Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward. They may be beaten, but they may start...
All things are only transitory.
A clever man commits no minor blunders.
To rule is easy, to govern difficult.
The decline of literature indicates the decline of a nation.
The Bible is literature, not dogma.
When once the itch of literature comes over a man, nothing can cure it but...
The laws of a nation form the most instructive portion of its history