- Notable Novalis Quotes Index -
Born: May 2, 1772, Oberwiederstedt, Electorate of Saxony
Birth Country: Germany
Died: Weißenfels, Electorate of Saxony, March 25, 1801
Knowledge is only one half. Faith is the other.
Learning is pleasurable but doing is the height of enjoyment.
Nature is a petrified magic city.
Only as far as a man is happily married to himself is he fit for married life and family life in general.
Philosophy is properly home-sickness the wish to be everywhere at home.
Poetry heals the wounds inflicted by reason.
The artist belongs to his work, not the work to the artist.
To become properly acquainted with a truth, we must first have disbelieved it, and disputed against it.
We are near waking when we dream we are dreaming.
Where children are, there is the golden age.
Quotes by Novalis