Education is the art of making man ethical.
Governments have never learned anything from history, or acted on principles deducted from it.
I'm not ugly, but my beauty is a total creation.
Mere goodness can achieve little against the power of nature.
Nothing great in the world has ever been accomplished without passion.
The history of the world is none other than the progress of the consciousness of freedom.
The learner always begins by finding fault, but the scholar sees the positive merit in everything.
Truth in philosophy means that concept and external reality correspond.
We do not need to be shoemakers to know if our shoes fit, and just as little have we any need to be professionals to acquire knowledge of matters of universal interest.
World history is a court of judgment.