Those who hope for no other life are dead even for this.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Genius does what it must, and talent does what it can.
The Christian religion, though scattered and abroad will in the end gather itself together at...
Trust yourself, then you will know how to live.
How shall we learn to know ourselves? By reflection? Never; but only through action. Strive...
One can be instructed in society, one is inspired only in solitude.
A useless life is an early death.
I do not know myself and God forbid that I should
In art the best is good enough.
We know accurately only when we know little, with knowledge doubt increases.
Mysteries are not necessarily miracles.
There is nothing in the world more shameful than establishing one's self on lies and...
Nature has neither kernel nor shell; she is everything at once
It seems to never occur to fools that merit and good fortune are closely united.
One would give generous alms if one had the eyes to see the beauty of...
We must always change, renew, rejuvenate ourselves; otherwise we harden
Those who know nothing of foreign languages know nothing of their own.
The credit of advancing science has always been due to individuals and never to the...
Love can do much, but duty more.
I call architecture frozen music.
The man who occupies the first place seldom plays the principal part.