Wherever a man may happen to turn, whatever a man may undertake, he will always end up by returning to the path which nature has marked out for him.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Experience is only half of experience
Superstition is the poetry of life.
Talk well of the absent whenever you have the opportunity.
When two people are really happy about one another, one can generally assume that they...
Every step of life shows much caution is required.
I call architecture frozen music.
Character is formed in the stormy billows of the world.
Talent develops in tranquillity, character in the full current of human life.
This is the true measure of love: When we believe that we alone can love,...
Stupidity is without anxiety.
Hatred is something peculiar. You will always find it strongest and most violent where there...
The phrases men are accustomed to repeat incessantly, end by becoming convictions and ossify the...
I think that I am better than the people who are trying to reform me.
Love and desire are the spirit's wings to great deeds.
Nature alone is illimitably rich, and nature alone forms the great artist.
Precaution is better than cure.
The world remains ever the same.
It is the strange fate of man, that even in the greatest of evils the...
Character, in great and little things, means carrying through what you feel able to do.
No one would talk much in society if they knew how often they misunderstood others.