The whole world is now for me divided into two halves: one half is she, and there all is joy, hope, light: the other half is everything where she is not, and there is all gloom and darkness…
Seize the moments of happiness, love and be loved! That is the only reality in the world, all else is folly.
Art is the uniting of the subjective with the objective, of nature with reason, of the unconscious with the conscious, and therefore art is the highest means of knowledge.
You can love a person dear to you with a human love, but an enemy can only be loved with divine love.