Jean Paul Richter

1763 - 1825

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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A Quote by Jean Paul Richter on children, fatherhood, posterity, and world

What a father says to his children is not heard by the world, but it will be heard by posterity.

Jean Paul Richter (1763 - 1825)

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A Quote by Jean Paul Richter on age, good, men, and misfortune

What Cicero said of men-that they are like wines, age souring the bad, and bettering the good-we can say of misfortune, that it has the same effect upon them.

Jean Paul Richter (1763 - 1825)

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A Quote by Jean Paul Richter on life and time

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Every man regards his own life as the New Year's Eve of time.

Jean Paul Richter (1763 - 1825)

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A Quote by Jean Paul Richter on circumstances and good

Do not wait for extraordinary circumstances to do good; try to use ordinary situations.

Jean Paul Richter (1763 - 1825)

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A Quote by Jean Paul Richter on heart, perfection, soul, and tenderness

The last, best fruit which comes to late perfection, even in the kindliest soul, is tenderness toward the hard, forbearance toward the unforbearing, warmth of heart toward the cold, philanthropy toward the misanthropic.

Jean Paul Richter (1763 - 1825)

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A Quote by Jean Paul Richter on action, charm, life, moderation, and strength

Only actions give life strength; only moderation gives it charm.

Jean Paul Richter (1763 - 1825)

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A Quote by Jean Paul Richter on character

A man never shows his own character so plainly as by his manner of portraying another's.

Jean Paul Richter (1763 - 1825)

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