We lay aside letters never to read them again, and at last we destroy them out of discretion, and so disappears the most beautiful, the most immediate breath of life, irrecoverable for ourselves and for others.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
All intelligent thoughts have already been thought; what is necessary is only to try to...
Not the maker of plans and promises, but rather the one who offers faithful service...
It is after all the greatest art to limit and isolate oneself.
The day is committed to error and floundering; success and achievement are matters of long...
The people who are absent are the ideal; those who are present seem to be...
He who enjoys doing and enjoys what he has done is happy.
A man's manners are a mirror in which he shows his portrait.
Devote each day to the object then in time and every evening will find something...
If you start to think of your physical and moral condition, you usually find that...
Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men.
The person born with a talent they are meant to use will find their greatest...
The most happy man is he who knows how to bring into relation the end...
Men show their character in nothing more clearly than what they think laughable.
Wood burns because it has the proper stuff in it; and a man becomes famous...
Superstition is the poetry of life.
The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone.
We can really respect a man only if he doesn't always look out for himself
That is the true season of love; when we believe that we alone can love,...
Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit
The best mirror is an old friend.