When proven wrong, the wise corrects himself & ignorant argues.
Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all
To lead an orchestra, you must turn your back on the crowd
Comedy aims at representing men as worse, Tragedy as better than in actual life.
The only stable state is the one in which all men are equal before the law.
In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.
Character may almost be called the most effective means of persuasion.
The past is already gone, the future is not yet here. There’s only one moment for you to live
With life as short as half taken breath, don't plant anything but love
Great men are always of a nature originally melancholy.
Wonder is the desire of knowledge
Tame the savageness of man and make gentle the life of this world
It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop