Christianity is the root of all democracy, the highest fact in the rights of men.
Where no gods are, spectres rule.
Only as far as a man is happily married to himself is he fit for married life and family life in general.
Where children are, there is the golden age.
We never completely comprehend ourselves, but we can do far more than comprehend.
Nothing is more indispensable to true religiosity than a mediator that links us with divinity.
Character and fate are two words for the same thing.
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.