Wilhelm Humboldt

Wilhelm Humboldt

a German philologist, philosopher, linguist, statesman, diplomat
If we glance at the most important revolutions in history, we see at once that the greatest number of these originated in the periodical revolutions on the human mind. More Wilhelm Humboldt quotes [09/01/2011 07:09:48]
Only what we have wrought into our character during life can we take with us.More Wilhelm Humboldt quotes [09/01/2011 07:09:54]
It is usually more important how a man meets his fate than what it is.More Wilhelm Humboldt quotes [09/01/2011 07:09:41]
Language makes infinite use of finite media.More Wilhelm Humboldt quotes [09/01/2011 07:09:46]

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