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JeffYi16: "Keep true to the dreams of thy youth." Friedrich von Schiller

practietiquette: Grace is the beauty of form under the influence of freedom. ~ Friedrich Schiller

3StoneEntertain: Our own heart, and not others'opinions of us, forms our true honor. -Friedrich von Schiller

3eLarry: Keep true to the dreams of thy youth. - friedrich von schiller

bl0odysabbath: Goodmorning to everyone but friedrich schiller you gave me a headache

TheInsp58760917: Friedrich Schiller – Lose not yourself in a…

beethoven250: Lewis Lockwood writes that Friedrich Schiller’s 1795 book “On the Aesthetic Education of Man” “informed Beethoven’s view of the potential power of art (and music) to enlighten individuals and society in a new way and to bring them to higher levels of understanding and behavior.”

beethoven250: “The artist is certainly the child of his age, but all the worse for him if he is at the same time its pupil, even worse its minion.” — Friedrich Schiller, “On the Aesthetic Education of Man” (Penguin edition)

beethoven250: “How does the artist shield himself from the corruptions of his age that surround him on all sides? By disdaining its judgement. He should look upwards to his dignity and the law, never downwards to fortune and need.” — Friedrich Schiller, “On the Aesthetic Education of Man”

beethoven250: “[M]an is driven into society by his needs, and reason implants social principles within him, [but] it is only beauty that can give him a social character. Taste alone introduces harmony into society, because it fosters harmony in the individual.” — Friedrich Schiller

jag_west: “Act like you expect to get into the end zone.”- Friedrich Schiller

OxfamBksMdstone: Save this beautiful book from pulping - The manger's a cruel lady - The Song of the Bell by Friedrich Von Schiller, Translated by M Retzsch (1833).

3StoneEntertain: Our own heart, and not others'opinions of us, forms our true honor. -Friedrich von Schiller

Matteo60392017: "If you want to study yourself, look into the hearts of other people. If you want to study other people, look into your own heart." -Friedrich von Schiller

kholiqit: Keep true to the dreams of thy youth. - Friedrich von Schiller

MikesJokesEtc: He that is over-cautious will accomplish little. -Friedrich Von Schiller

___Kyrollos___: "Deeper meaning resides in the fairy tales told me in my childhood than any truth that is taught in life." -Johann Friedrich Schiller

gyoung9751: Friedrich Schiller's "Der Ring des Polykrates" - translated by David Gosselin at The Chained Muse

_ui1422: Life is but a moment. Death is but a moment too. Friedrich Schiller

ElisabethAlfr11: 1 Kalki 0807 9 November 2007 UTC Many things by Neil Gaiman and some by Friedrich Schiller...

ConchRepublic_: Lose not yourself in a far off time, seize the moment that is thine. -Friedrich Schiller

3StoneEntertain: Our own heart, and not others'opinions of us, forms our true honor. -Friedrich von Schiller

JohnSte40163279: "Reason demands unity, conformity to the species; nature, on the other hand, demands plurality and individuality; and man is at once solicited by two contrary laws." - Friedrich Schiller

Joanna__: "Against stupidity, the gods themselves contend in vain."- Friedrich von Schiller (1759-1805)

brett_jordan: With stupidity the gods themselves struggle in vain. — Friedrich von Schiller

kesskoppel: Every grief disappears, as long as the song spell. Friedrich von Schiller (1759 - 1805), Johann Christoph Friedrich Schiller, from 1802 von Schiller, German doctor, poet, philosopher and historian; is considered one of the most important German-language playwrights and poets

StudioTheatreC: Mary Stuart by Friedrich Schiller 18th—21st March 2020 Unicorn Theatre, Abingdon. 1587. Two Queens. One Throne. Only one may rule. A new adaptation of the classic Schiller historical tragedy presented by the…

3StoneEntertain: Our own heart, and not others'opinions of us, forms our true honor. -Friedrich von Schiller

kholiqit: If you want to study yourself — look into the hearts of other people. If you want to study other people — look into your own heart. - Friedrich von Schiller

kholiqit: Keep true to the dreams of thy youth. - Friedrich von Schiller

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To Germany
 by Charles Hamilton Sorley

You are blind like us. Your hurt no man designed,
And no man claimed the conquest of your land.
But gropers both through fields of thought confined
We stumble and we do not understand.
You only saw your future bigly planned,
And we, the tapering paths of our own mind,
And in each others dearest ways we stand,
And hiss and hate. And the blind fight the blind.
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