The best Quotations

To him who looks upon the world rationally, the world in its turn presents a rational aspect. the relation is mutual.
- Georg Hegel

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Quotation Is there not some chosen curse, some hidden thunder in the stores of heaven, red with uncommon wrath, to blast the man who owes his greatness to his country's ruin! - writer
Quotation The courts of kings are full of people, but empty of friends. - writer
Quotation The critical method which denies literary modernity would appear - and even, in certain respects, would be - the most modern of critical movements. - writer
Quotation If the human race wishes to have a prolonged and indefinite period of material prosperity, they have only got to behave in a peaceful and helpful way toward one another - writer
Quotation Nature, more of a stepmother than a mother in several ways, has sown a seed of evil in the hearts of mortals, especially in the more thoughtful men, which makes them dissatisfied with their own lot and envious of another s. - writer
Quotation Classic art was the art of necessity: modern romantic art bears the stamp of caprice and chance. - writer