Friedrich Schiller Quotes

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Born: November 10, 1759, Marbach am Neckar, Germany
Birth Country: Germany
Died: Weimar, Thuringia, Germany, May 9, 1805
Occupation: Author

1.
A gloomy guest fits not a wedding feast.
- Friedrich Schiller

2.
Aesthetic matters are fundamental for the harmonious development of both society and the individual.
- Friedrich Schiller

3.
Art is the daughter of freedom.
- Friedrich Schiller

4.
Art is the right hand of Nature. The latter has only given us being, the former has made us men.
- Friedrich Schiller

5.
Every true genius is bound to be naive.
- Friedrich Schiller

6.
Freedom can occur only through education.
- Friedrich Schiller

7.
Full of wisdom are the ordinations of fate.
- Friedrich Schiller

8.
Grace is the beauty of form under the influence of freedom.
- Friedrich Schiller

9.
Happy he who learns to bear what he cannot change.
- Friedrich Schiller

10.
He who has done his best for his own time has lived for all times.
- Friedrich Schiller

11.
In the society, where people are just parts in a larger machine, individuals are unable to develop fully.
- Friedrich Schiller

12.
It is difficult to discriminate the voice of truth from amid the clamor raised by heated partisans.
- Friedrich Schiller

13.
Keep true to the dreams of your youth.
- Friedrich Schiller

14.
Knowledge, the object of knowledge and the knower are the three factors which motivate action the senses, the work and the doer comprise the threefold basis of action.
- Friedrich Schiller

15.
Lose not yourself in a far off time, seize the moment that is thine.
- Friedrich Schiller

16.
Mankind is made great or little by its own will.
- Friedrich Schiller

17.
No emperor has the power to dictate to the heart.
- Friedrich Schiller

18.
Peace is rarely denied to the peaceful.
- Friedrich Schiller

19.
Power is the most persuasive rhetoric.
- Friedrich Schiller

20.
Revenge is barren of itself: it is the dreadful food it feeds on its delight is murder, and its end is despair.
- Friedrich Schiller

21.
That which is so universal as death must be a benefit.
- Friedrich Schiller

22.
The history of the world is the world's court of justice.
- Friedrich Schiller

23.
The key to education is the experience of beauty.
- Friedrich Schiller

24.
The strong man is strongest when alone.
- Friedrich Schiller

25.
The will of man is his happiness.
- Friedrich Schiller

26.
There is room in the smallest cottage for a happy loving pair.
- Friedrich Schiller

27.
They would need to be already wise, in order to love wisdom.
- Friedrich Schiller

28.
Utility is the great idol of the age, to which all powers must do service and all talents swear allegiance.
- Friedrich Schiller

29.
Who dares nothing, need hope for nothing.
- Friedrich Schiller

30.
Will it, and set to work briskly.
- Friedrich Schiller

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