Jean Paul Richter (March 21, 1763 - November 14, 1825)
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Paradise is always where love dwells.
Jean Paul Richter
Every friend is to the other a sun, and a sunflower also. He attracts and follows.
The smallest children are nearest to God, as the smallest planets are nearest the sun
Our memories are the only paradise from which we can never be expelled.
The conscience of children is formed by the influences that surround them; their notions of good and evil are the result of the moral atmosphere they breathe.
We're still waiting. Nothing has changed.
In my mind, he's one of the neatest success stories around. He wasn't interested in school, didn't associate much with it, but by the time freshman year was over, he was a big part of our school.
The image of myself which I try to create in my own mind in order that I may love myself is very different from the image which I try to create in the minds of others in order that they may love me
W. H. Auden