Johann Herder

Johann Herder

German cultural historian
nothing in Nature stands still; everything strives and moves forward. If we could only view the first stages of creation, how the kingdoms of nature were built one upon the other, a progression of forward-striving forces would reveal itself in all evolution.More Johann Herder quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Man is a central creature between the animals, that is to say, the most perfect form, which unites the traits of all in the most complete epitome.More Johann Herder quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
To think what is true, to sense what is beautiful and to want what is good, hereby the spirit finds purpose of a life in reason.More Johann Herder quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The roots of the deepest love die in the heart, if not tenderly cherished.More Johann Herder quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Thus we build on the ice, thus we write on the waves of the sea; the waves roaring pass away, the ice melts, and away goes our palace, like our thoughts.More Johann Herder quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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Jake Johnson I try to collect money and I keep it in a special place called the bank. I collect a bunch of things called money, dollar bills, and I keep them in a safe under my bed. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


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