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Quotations From FRIEDRICH VON SCHILLER

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  • 11.
    No doubt the artist is the child of his time; but woe to him if he is also its disciple, or even its favorite.
    Friedrich Von Schiller (1759-1805), German dramatist, poet, essayist. "Ninth Letter," On the Aesthetic Education of Man (1795).

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  • 12.
    The strong man is strongest when alone.
    Friedrich Von Schiller (1759-1805), German dramatist, poet, historian. Tell, in Wilhelm Tell, act 1, sc. 3, trans. by Sir Thomas Martin.

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  • 13.
    Utility is the great idol of the age, to which all powers must do service and all talents swear allegiance.
    Friedrich Von Schiller (1759-1805), German dramatist, poet, essayist. "Second Letter," On the Aesthetic Education of Man (1795).
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