Through the word a man conveys his thoughts to another, while through art people convey their feelings to each other.[Cловом один человек передает другому свои мысли, искусством же люди передают друг другу свои чувства.]
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.[Gedanken ohne Inhalt sind leer, Anschauungen ohne Begriffe sind blind.]
The writer’s joy is the thought that can become emotion, the emotion that can wholly become a thought.
The thought of suicide is a great consolation: by means of it one gets successfully through many a bad night.
The richer in relationships thoughts become, the more confused and meaningless becomes their representation in such forms as numbers.