Sacrifice still exists everywhere, and everywhere the elect of each generation suffers for the salvation of the rest.
Henceforth, language studies were no longer directed merely towards correcting grammar.
As long as you’ve got serious investors who wish to put money into football, I applaud. It proves that football is attractive. What upsets me, what I find scandalous, is when clubs accept fools.
Materialism coarsens and petrifies everything, making everything vulgar, and every truth false.
The critical principle demanded an examination, for instance, of the contribution of different periods, thus to some extent embarking on historical linguistics.
If nationality is consent, the state is compulsion.
Blessed be childhood, which brings down something of heaven into the midst of our rough earthliness.
To know how to suggest is the great art of teaching. To attain it we must be able to guess what will interest; we must learn to read the childish soul as we might a piece of music. Then, by simply changing the key, we keep up the attraction and vary the song.
At my father’s request I took up the study of law at the University of Zurich In 1863.
So long as a person is capable of self-renewal they are a living being.