Novalis Quotes

We are more closely connected to the invisible than to the visible... view

By: Novalis

Learning is pleasurable but doing is the height of enjoyment... view

By: Novalis

Knowledge is only one half. Faith is the other... view

By: Novalis

Poetry heals the wounds inflicted by reason... view

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Where no gods are, spectres rule... view

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Where children are, there is the golden age... view

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We never completely comprehend ourselves, but we can do far more than comprehend... view

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We are near waking when we dream we are dreaming... view

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The artist belongs to his work, not the work to the artist... view

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To become properly acquainted with a truth, we must first have disbelieved it, and disputed against it... view

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Philosophy is properly home-sickness.. view

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Only as far as a man is happily married to himself is he fit for married life and family life in general... view

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Only an artist can interpret the meaning of life... view

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Nothing is more indispensable to true religiosity than a mediator that links us with divinity... view

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Nature is a petrified magic city... view

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I often feel, and ever more deeply I realize, that fate and character are the same conception... view

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A character is a completely fashioned will... view

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A hero is one who knows how to hang on one minute longer... view

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Character and fate are two words for the same thing... view

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Christianity is the root of all democracy, the highest fact in the rights of men... view

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Every beloved object is the center point of a paradise... view

By: Novalis