A really great talent finds its happiness in execution.
A useless life is an early death.
Age merely shows what children we remain.
All intelligent thoughts have already been thought what is necessary is only to try to think them again.
All the knowledge I possess everyone else can acquire, but my heart is all my own.
An unused life is an early death.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
Beauty is a manifestation of secret natural laws, which otherwise would have been hidden from us forever.
Beauty is everywhere a welcome guest.
Being brilliant is no great feat if you respect nothing.
Death is a commingling of eternity with time in the death of a good man, eternity is seen looking through time.
Devote each day to the object then in time and every evening will find something done.
Doubt grows with knowledge.
Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men.
Error is acceptable as long as we are young but one must not drag it along into old age.
Every day we should hear at least one little song, read one good poem, see one exquisite picture, and, if possible, speak a few sensible words.
Few people have the imagination for reality.
First and last, what is demanded of genius is love of truth.
Girls we love for what they are young men for what they promise to be.
Go to foreign countries and you will get to know the good things one possesses at home.