Johann Herder

Johann Herder

German cultural historian
We live in a world we ourselves create.More Johann Herder quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The friend who holds up before me the mirror, conceals not my smallest faults, warns me kindly, reproves me affectionately, when I have not performed my duty, he is my friend, however little he may appear so. But if a man praises and lauds me, never reproves me, overlooks my faults, and forgives them before I have repented, he is my enemy, however much he may appear my friend.More Johann Herder quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The savage who loves himself, his wife and child with quiet joy and glows with limited activity of his tribe as for his own life is in my opinion a more real being than that cultivated shadow who is enraptured with the shadow of the whole speciesMore Johann Herder quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Jesus Christ is, in the noblest and most perfect sense, the realized ideal of humanity.More Johann Herder quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
All our science calculates with abstracted individual external marks, which do not touch the inner existence of any single thingMore Johann Herder quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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