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Friedrich Schiller

Quote of Friedrich Schiller - Opposition embitters the enthusiast but never...

Biography - Friedrich Schiller:

German poet and philosopher.
Born: 1759 - Died: 1805
19th century
18th century
Place of birth: Germany

Opposition embitters the enthusiast but never converts him.



(French, German)

L'opposition exaspère toujours l'enthousiaste, mais ne le convertit jamais.

Zwang erbittert die Schwärmer immer, aber bekehrt sie nie.

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Quotes for: enthusiasm


Quotes about enthusiasm:

Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.

Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.

None are so old as those who have outlived enthusiasm.

I prefer the folly of enthusiasm to the indifference of wisdom.

Whenever the true objects of action appear, they are to be heartily sought. Enthusiasm is the height of man; it is the passing from the human to the divine.


Friedrich Schiller also said...

The stars of your destiny are in your heart.

All men will become brothers.

It is not flesh and blood but the heart which makes us fathers and sons.

Simplicity is the result of maturity.

The dignity of mankind is in your hands; protect it!
It sinks with you! With you it will ascend.

My spirit yearns for action, my breath for freedom.

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