Which is the best government? That which teaches us to govern ourselves.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Wood burns because it has the proper stuff in it; and a man becomes famous...
Talents are best nurtured in solitude, but character is best formed in the stormy billows...
Hatred is active, and envy passive dislike; there is but one step from envy to...
I'm an optimist by nature and a pessimist by experience.
Superstition is the poetry of life.
The best government is that which teaches us to govern ourselves.
Just trust yourself, then you will know how to live.
Everything great and intelligent is in the minority
It is better to be deceived by one's friends than to deceive them.
The artist alone sees spirits. But after he has told of their appearing to him,...
The formation of one's character ought to be everyone's chief aim.
I'll take a breath, take you by my side Under the sunlight, Welcome to this...
Every author in some way portrays himself in his works, even if it be against...
The decline of literature indicates the decline of a nation.
Be generous with kindly words, especially about those who are absent.
Retirement: When you quit working just before your heart does
No words are necessary between two loving hearts
Love is an endless mystery, for it has nothing else to explain it.
Promise me you'll never forget me because if I thought you would I'd never leave.
We find love hiding here in the shadows in the darkness maybe, its up to...