We can really respect a man only if he doesn't always look out for himself
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Since I have heard often enough that everyone in the end has his own religion,...
The day is committed to error and floundering; success and achievement are matters of long...
If you start to think of your physical and moral condition, you usually find that...
All intelligent thoughts have already been thought; what is necessary is only to try to...
National literature no longer means very much, the age of world literature is due.
Fresh activity is the only means of overcoming adversity.
I think that I am better than the people who are trying to reform me.
Behavior is the mirror in which everyone shows their image.
It is in self-imitation that a master first shows himself.
There is no surer method of evading the world than by following Art and no...
Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward; they may be beaten, but they may start...
Treat a man as if he were what he ought to be and you help...
If a man writes a book, let him set down only what he knows. I...
Whatever you cannot understand, you cannot possess.
If you modestly enjoy your fame you are not unworthy to rank with the holy.
A man does not mind being blamed for his faults, and being punished for them,...
Wisdom is found only in truth.
He who moves not forward, goes backward
Courage is never to let your actions be influenced by your fears.
When their adventures do not succeed, however, they run away; but it was the mark...
Adversity precedes growth.
It behooves every man to remember that the work of the critic, is of altogether...