Jean Paul Richter (March 21, 1763 - November 14, 1825)
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Our birthdays are feathers in the broad wing of time.
Jean Paul Richter
Sorrows gather around great souls as storms do around mountains; but, like them, they break the storm and purify the air of the plain beneath them.
A timid person is frightened before a danger, a coward during the time, and a courageous person afterwards.
The gaurdian angels of life sometimes fly so high as to be beyond our sight, but they are always looking down upon us.
Only actions give life its strength, as only moderation gives it its charm
This was a hard team to coach.
Those who are more adapted to the active life can prepare themselves for contemplation in the practice of the active life, while those who are more adapted to the contemplative life can take upon themselves the works of the active life so as to become yet
St. Thomas Aquinas
Love makes your soul crawl out from its hiding place.
Zora Neale Hurston