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    But how is the artist to protect himself against the corruption of the age which besets him on all sides?
    — Friedrich Schiller
    tags: age  artist 
     
    Grace is the beauty of form under the influence of freedom.
    — Friedrich Schiller
    God helps the brave
    — Friedrich Schiller
    tags: help  god 
     
    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?
    — Friedrich Schiller
    tags: age 
     
    On the mountains there is freedom! The world is perfect everywhere, save where man comes with his torment.
    — Friedrich Schiller
    tags: men  world 
     
    Truth exists for the wise, beauty for the feeling heart.
    — Friedrich Schiller
    tags: beauty  truth  heart  wise 
     
    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
    — Friedrich Schiller
    tags: men  human 
     
    Live with your century, but do not be its creature.
    — Friedrich Schiller
    tags: live 
     
    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.
    — Friedrich Schiller
    tags: heart  blood  father  son 
     
    If you cannot please everyone with your deeds and your art, please a few. To please many is bad.
    — Friedrich Schiller
    tags: bad 
     
    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.
    — Friedrich Schiller
    tags: heart  true  opinion  noble  honor 
     
    Only those who have the patience to do simple things perfectly will acquire the skill to do difficult things easily.
    — Friedrich Schiller
    tags: patience 
     
    I feel an army in my fist.
    — Friedrich Schiller
    We shall be free, just as our fathers were.
    — Friedrich Schiller
    tags: father 
     
    Every true genius is bound to be naive.
    — Friedrich Schiller
    tags: true  genius 
     
    Keep true to the dreams of thy youth.
    — Friedrich Schiller
    tags: youth  true  dreams 
     
    The joke loses everything when the joker laughs himself.
    — Friedrich Schiller
    To save all we must risk all.
    — Friedrich Schiller
    tags: risk 
     
    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.
    — Friedrich Schiller
    tags: world  poor 
     
    Honesty prospers in every condition of life.
    — Friedrich Schiller
    tags: honesty 
     
    Votes should be weighed not counted.
    — Friedrich Schiller
    It is easy to give advice from a port of safety.
    — Friedrich Schiller
    tags: advice 
     
    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.
    — Friedrich Schiller
    tags: people  society  machine 
     
    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.
    — 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.
    — 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.
    — Friedrich Schiller
    tags: silence  soul 
     
    Art is the daughter of freedom.
    — Friedrich Schiller
    tags: freedom  daughter 
     
    Mankind is made great or little by its own will.
    — Friedrich Schiller
    tags: mankind 
     
    Art is the right hand of Nature. The latter has only given us being, the former has made us men.
    — Friedrich Schiller
    tags: nature  men  right 
     
    The strong man is strongest when alone.
    — Friedrich Schiller
    tags: men  alone  strong 
     
    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.
    — Friedrich Schiller
    tags: humanity  struggle 
     
    It does not prove a thing to be right because the majority say it is so.
    — Friedrich Schiller
    tags: right  majority 
     
    Power is the most persuasive rhetoric.
    — Friedrich Schiller
    tags: power 
     
    There is room in the smallest cottage for a happy loving pair.
    — Friedrich Schiller
    tags: loving 
     
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    friedrich schiller
    Birth    : November 10, 1759
    Death  : May 9, 1805
    Occupation  : Poet