To accept good advice is but to increase one's own ability.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Where there are no women there are no good manners
The artist alone sees spirits. But after he has told of their appearing to him,...
Beauty is a manifestation of secret natural laws, which otherwise would have been hidden from...
He is the happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home
Nothing is more terrible than to see ignorance in action.
People may live as much retired from the world as they like, but sooner or...
For the nature of women is closely allied to art.
Not the maker of plans and promises, but rather the one who offers faithful service...
In the realm of ideas everything depends on enthusiasm... in the real world all rests...
He who moves not forward, goes backward
Doubt can only be removed by action.
Certain defects are necessary for the existence of individuality.
The mediator of the inexpressible is the work of art.
A noble person attracts noble people, and knows how to hold on to them.
Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in...
Excellence is rarely found, more rarely valued.
This is the highest wisdom that I own; freedom and life are earned by those...
A really great talent finds its happiness in execution.
Talent is a matter of quantity. Talent does not write on page, it writes three...
There is no substitute for talent. Industry and all its virtues are of no avail.