Men are so constituted that everybody undertakes what he sees another successful in, whether he has aptitude for it or not.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Nothing is worse than active ignorance.
Let this little book be thy friend, if, owing to fortune or through thine own fault, thou canst not find a dearer companion.
Wisdom lies only in truth.
Fairytale: presents impossible events under possible or almost impossible conditions as though they were possible.
We are our own devils; we drive ourselves out of our Edens.