friedrich schiller Quotes

But how is the artist to protect himself against the corruption of the age which besets him on all sides?
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— Friedrich Schiller
Grace is the beauty of form under the influence of freedom.
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— Friedrich Schiller
God helps the brave
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— Friedrich Schiller
Only through Beauty's morning- gate, dost thou penetrate the land of knowledge.
— Friedrich Schiller
Our age is enlightened... How is it, then, that we still remain barbarians?
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— Friedrich Schiller
On the mountains there is freedom! The world is perfect everywhere, save where man comes with his torment.
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— Friedrich Schiller
Truth exists for the wise, beauty for the feeling heart.
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— Friedrich Schiller
Man only plays when he is in the fullest sense of the word a human being, and he is only fully a human being when he plays
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— Friedrich Schiller
Live with your century, but do not be its creature.
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— Friedrich Schiller
The iron chain and the silken cord are both equally bonds.
— Friedrich Schiller
It is not flesh and blood, but heart which makes us fathers and sons.
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— Friedrich Schiller
If you cannot please everyone with your deeds and your art, please a few. To please many is bad.
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— Friedrich Schiller
When the wine goes in, strange things come out.
— Friedrich Schiller
Be noble minded! Our own heart, and not other men's opinions of us, forms our true honor.
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— Friedrich Schiller
Only those who have the patience to do simple things perfectly will acquire the skill to do difficult things easily.
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— Friedrich Schiller
I feel an army in my fist.
— Friedrich Schiller
We shall be free, just as our fathers were.
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— Friedrich Schiller
Every true genius is bound to be naive.
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— Friedrich Schiller
Keep true to the dreams of thy youth.
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— Friedrich Schiller
The joke loses everything when the joker laughs himself.
— Friedrich Schiller
To save all we must risk all.
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— Friedrich Schiller
Did you think the lion was sleeping because he didn't roar?
— Friedrich Schiller
The rich become richer and the poor become poorer is a cry heard throughout the whole civilized world.
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— Friedrich Schiller
Honesty prospers in every condition of life.
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— Friedrich Schiller
Votes should be weighed not counted.
— Friedrich Schiller
It is easy to give advice from a port of safety.
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— Friedrich Schiller
Opposition always inflames the enthusiast, never converts him.
— Friedrich Schiller
In the society, where people are just parts in a larger machine, individuals are unable to develop fully.
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— Friedrich Schiller
It is criminal to steal a purse, daring to steal a fortune, a mark of greatness to steal a crown. The blame diminishes as the guilt increases.
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— Friedrich Schiller
No doubt the artist is the child of his time; but woe to him if he is also its disciple, or even its favorite.
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— Friedrich Schiller
There is no such thing as chance; and what seem to us merest accident springs from the deepest source of destiny.
— Friedrich Schiller
Great souls suffer in silence.
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— Friedrich Schiller
Art is the daughter of freedom.
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— Friedrich Schiller
Mankind is made great or little by its own will.
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— Friedrich Schiller
Art is the right hand of Nature. The latter has only given us being, the former has made us men.
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— Friedrich Schiller
The strong man is strongest when alone.
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— Friedrich Schiller
The greater part of humanity is too much harassed and fatigued by the struggle with want, to rally itself for a new and sterner struggle with error.
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— Friedrich Schiller
It does not prove a thing to be right because the majority say it is so.
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— Friedrich Schiller
Power is the most persuasive rhetoric.
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— Friedrich Schiller
There is room in the smallest cottage for a happy loving pair.
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— Friedrich Schiller
friedrich schiller
Birth    : November 10, 1759
Death  : May 9, 1805
Occupation  : Poet