They would need to be already wise, in order to love wisdom.
Quote by Friedrich Von Schiller
Votes should be weighed, not counted
Truth exists for the wise, beauty for the feeling heart.
Keep true to the dreams of your youth.
Love is the reward of love
The voice of the majority is no proof of justice.
Against stupidity the very Gods themselves toil in vain.
Here rests in honored glory an American soldier known but to God
No emperor has the power to dictate to the heart.
Only those who have to do simple things perfectly will acquire the skill to do...
Genuine morality is preserved only in the school of adversity; a state of continuous prosperity...
Disappointments are to the soul what the thunder-storm is to the air.
The zeal of friends it is that knocks me down, and not the hate of...
Against stupidity the very gods themselves contend in vain.
Sorrow is brief but joy is endless
Historians are prophets with their face turned backward.
A healthy nature needs no God or immortality
No greater grief than to remember days of gladness when sorrow is at hand
Grief is nature's most powerful aphrodisiac.
I tell you, hopeless grief is passionless; That only men incredulous of despair, half-taught in...
Oh that it were possible, After long grief and pain, To find the arms of...