Where no gods are, spectres rule.
Quote by Novalis
The artist belongs to his work, not the work to the artist.
Only an artist can interpret the meaning of life.
Character and fate are two words for the same thing.
We are more closely connected to the invisible than to the visible.
We never completely comprehend ourselves, but we can do far more than comprehend.
Philosophy is properly home-sickness; the wish to be everywhere at home.
Christianity is the root of all democracy, the highest fact in the rights of men.
To become properly acquainted with a truth, we must first have disbelieved it, and disputed...
Poetry heals the wounds inflicted by reason.
I often feel, and ever more deeply I realize, that fate and character are the...
A character is a completely fashioned will.
Nature is a petrified magic city.
Learning is pleasurable but doing is the height of enjoyment.
Where children are, there is the golden age.
A hero is one who knows how to hang on one minute longer.
Knowledge is only one half. Faith is the other.
We are near waking when we dream we are dreaming.
Every beloved object is the center point of a paradise.
Nothing is more indispensable to true religiosity than a mediator that links us with divinity.
Only as far as a man is happily married to himself is he fit for...