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Nothing great has been and nothing great can be accomplished without passion. It is only a dead, too often, indeed, a hypocritical ...
Modern tourist guides have helped raised tourist expectations. And they have provided the natives--from Kaiser Wilhelm down to the ...
The French Revolution, Fichte's Theory of Knowledge, and Goethe's Wilhelm Meister are the three greatest tendencies of the age. Wh ...
Goethe's whole education and life were those of the artist. He lacks the unconsciousness of the poet. In his autobiography he desc ...
Thinking is seeing.... Every human science is based on deduction, which is a slow process of seeing by which we work up from the e ...
Prayer is the fair and radiant daughter of all the human virtues, the arch connecting heaven and earth, the sweet companion that i ...
Often, while contemplating works of art, not in their easily perceptible materiality, in the too-clear hieroglyphs of their contou ...
Religion is the centre which unites, and the cement which connects the several parts of members of the political body.
There is the pleasurable orgasm, like a rising sales graph, and there is the unpleasurable orgasm, slumping ominously like the Dow ...
People like us are unhappy in this world and in the next, I guess if we made it to heaven, we'd have to help make it thunder.
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