The artist belongs to his work, not the work to the artist.
We are more closely connected to the invisible than to the visible.
Poetry heals the wounds inflicted by reason.
I often feel, and ever more deeply I realize, that fate and character are the same conception.
To become properly acquainted with a truth, we must first have disbelieved it, and disputed against it.
Learning is pleasurable but doing is the height of enjoyment.
Nature is a petrified magic city.
A hero is one who knows how to hang on one minute longer.
Every beloved object is the center point of a paradise.
Philosophy is properly home-sickness; the wish to be everywhere at home.