Jean Paul Richter

1763 - 1825

A Quote by Jean Paul Richter on absence, life, and words

Never part without loving words to think of during your absence. It may be that you will not meet again in life.

Jean Paul Richter (1763 - 1825)

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A Quote by Jean Paul Richter

Has it never occurred to us, when surrounded by sorrows, that they may be sent to us only for our instruction.

Jean Paul Richter (1763 - 1825)

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A Quote by Jean Paul Richter on courage, cowardice, danger, time, and timidity

A timid person is frightened before a danger, a coward during the time, and a courageous person afterward.

Jean Paul Richter (1763 - 1825)

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A Quote by Jean Paul Richter on army, character, friendship, individuality, influence, life, nations, spirit, teachers, and work

In later life, as in earlier, only a few persons influence the formation of our character; the multitude pass us by like a distant army. One friend, one teacher, one beloved, one club, one dining table, one work table are the means by which one's nation and the spirit of one's nation affect the individual.

Jean Paul Richter (1763 - 1825)

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A Quote by Jean Paul Richter on health and sleep

Sleep, riches, and health, to be truly enjoyed, must be interrupted.

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A Quote by Jean Paul Richter on future, good, soul, present, and thought

How narrow our souls become when absorbed in any present good or ill! It is only the thought of the future that makes them great.

Jean Paul Richter (1763 - 1825)

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A Quote by Jean Paul Richter on character

Never does a man portray his own character more vividly than in his manner of portraying another.

Jean Paul Richter (1763 - 1825)

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A Quote by Jean Paul Richter on cheerfulness

Cheerfulness is the atmosphere under which all things thrive.

Jean Paul Richter (1763 - 1825)

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A Quote by Jean Paul Richter on courage and danger

Courage consists not in blindly overlooking danger, but in seeing it, and conquering it.

Jean Paul Richter (1763 - 1825)

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A Quote by Jean Paul Richter on men

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Men, like bullets, go farthest when they are smoothest.

Jean Paul Richter (1763 - 1825)

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