There is no patriotic art and no patriotic science
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Beauty is everywhere a welcome guest.
Sometimes our fate resembles a fruit tree in winter. Who would think that those branches...
No one would talk much in society if they knew how often they misunderstood others.
The coward only threatens when he is safe.
Objects in pictures should so be arranged as by their very position to tell their...
It is a mistake for a taciturn, serious-minded woman to marry a jovial man, but...
Everybody wants to be somebody; nobody wants to grow.
When two people are really happy about one another, one can generally assume that they...
To be loved for what one is, is the greatest exception. The great majority love...
This is the true measure of love: When we believe that we alone can love,...
There is nothing insignificant in the world. It all depends on the point of view.
I will listen to anyone's convictions, but pray keep your doubts to yourself.
A really great talent finds its happiness in execution.
We are shaped and fashioned by what we love.
If a man writes a book, let him set down only what he knows. I...
We are never deceived; we deceive ourselves.
Men show their character in nothing more clearly than what they think laughable.
Deeply earnest and thoughtful people stand on shaky footing with the public.
Unlike grown ups, children have little need to deceive themselves.
Mysteries are not necessarily miracles.