35 Total Quotes

Novalis Novalis Quotes

We never completely comprehend ourselves, but we can do far more than comprehend.
Novalis Novalis
#German Poet

We are near waking when we dream we are dreaming.
Novalis Novalis
#German Poet

A character is a completely fashioned will.
Novalis Novalis
#German Poet #Character

We are near awakening when we dream that we dream.
Novalis Novalis
#German Poet

Poetry heals the wounds inflicted by reason.
Novalis Novalis
#German Poet #Poetry

A hero is one who knows how to hang on one minute longer.
Novalis Novalis
#German Poet #Heroism

Where no gods are, spectres rule.
Novalis Novalis
#German Poet

Every beloved object is the center of a paradise.
Novalis Novalis
#German Poet #Paradise

Where children are, there is the golden age.
Novalis Novalis
#German Poet #Age And Aging

Christianity is the root of all democracy, the highest fact in the rights of men.
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#German Poet #Democracy

Only as far as a man is happily married to himself is he fit for married life and family life in general.
Novalis Novalis
#German Poet #Family

We are more closely connected to the invisible than to the visible.
Novalis Novalis
#German Poet

Learning is pleasurable but doing is the height of enjoyment.
Novalis Novalis
#German Poet #Enjoyment

Knowledge is only one half. Faith is the other.
Novalis Novalis
#German Poet #Faith

The artist belongs to his work, not the work to the artist.
Novalis Novalis
#German Poet

Character and fate are two words for the same thing.
Novalis Novalis
#German Poet #Character

I often feel, and ever more deeply I realize, that fate and character are the same conception.
Novalis Novalis
#German Poet #Character

Philosophy is properly home-sickness; the wish to be everywhere at home.
Novalis Novalis
#German Poet #Home