Mere goodness can achieve little against the power of nature.
Nothing great in the world has ever been accomplished without passion.
Education is the art of making man ethical.
All that is real is reasonable, and all that is reasonable is real.
I’m not ugly, but my beauty is a total creation.
The learner always begins by finding fault, but the scholar sees the positive merit in everything.
Once the state has been founded, there can no longer be any heroes. They come on the scene only in uncivilized conditions.
Animals are in possession of themselves; their soul is in possession of their body. But they have no right to their life, because they do not will it.
World history is a court of judgment.
Mark this well, you proud men of action! you are, after all, nothing but unconscious instruments of the men of thought.