Dictionary of Quotes ← A book of quotations can never be complete. [ Robert M. Hamilton ]

Let us be poised, and wise, and our own, today. -Ralph Waldo Emerson

Let us be poised, and wise, and our own, today. -Ralph Waldo Emerson

Mach zuerst, was du immer vergisst.

Mach zuerst, was du immer vergisst. Daniel Mühlemann(*1959), Naturfotograf, Aphoristiker und Übersetzer

Gonzalo Rojas – 25/4/2015

Pero las palabras arden: como un sonido más allá de todo sentido, con un fulgor y hasta con un peso especialísimo. Frases de Gonzalo Rojas – 25/4/2015

"Patriotism is an ephemeral motive that scarcely ever outlasts the particular threat to society that aroused it." – Denis Diderot

« Patriotism is an ephemeral motive that scarcely ever outlasts the particular threat to society that aroused it. » – Denis Diderot

You must have the devil in you to succeed in the arts. -Voltaire

You must have the devil in you to succeed in the arts. -Voltaire

Every man with a bellyful of the classics is an enemy to the human race. -Henry Miller

Every man with a bellyful of the classics is an enemy to the human race. -Henry Miller

The irrationality of a thing is no argument against its existence, rather a condition of it. -Friedrich Nietzsche

The irrationality of a thing is no argument against its existence, rather a condition of it. -Friedrich Nietzsche

If I have seen further… it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants. -Sir Isaac Newton

If I have seen further… it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants. -Sir Isaac Newton

"Politics is almost as exciting as war, and quite as dangerous. In war you can only be killed once, but in politics many times." – Winston Churchill

« Politics is almost as exciting as war, and quite as dangerous. In war you can only be killed once, but in politics many times. » – Winston Churchill