Novalis - Quotes

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Learning is pleasurable but doing is the height of enjoyment.

Learning is pleasurable but doing is the height of enjoyment.

A hero is one who knows how to hang on one minute longer. ---->>>

Knowledge is only one half. Faith is the other.

Knowledge is only one half. Faith is the other.

Poetry heals the wounds inflicted by reason.

Poetry heals the wounds inflicted by reason.

The artist belongs to his work, not the work to the artist. ---->>>

Only an artist can interpret the meaning of life. ---->>>

We are more closely connected to the invisible than to the visible. ---->>>

To become properly acquainted with a truth, we must first have disbelieved it, and disputed against it. ---->>>

We are near waking when we dream we are dreaming.

We are near waking when we dream we are dreaming.

Only as far as a man is happily married to himself is he fit for married life and family life in general. ---->>>

I often feel, and ever more deeply I realize, that fate and character are the same conception. ---->>>

Philosophy is properly home-sickness; the wish to be everywhere at home. ---->>>

Where children are, there is the golden age. ---->>>

We never completely comprehend ourselves, but we can do far more than comprehend. ---->>>

Every beloved object is the center point of a paradise. ---->>>

Where no gods are, spectres rule. ---->>>

Nature is a petrified magic city.

Nature is a petrified magic city.

Christianity is the root of all democracy, the highest fact in the rights of men. ---->>>

Character and fate are two words for the same thing. ---->>>

A character is a completely fashioned will. ---->>>

Nothing is more indispensable to true religiosity than a mediator that links us with divinity. ---->>>

Biography

Name: Novalis
Nationality: German
Born: May 2, 1772
Birthplace:
Die: March 25, 1801
Occupation: Poet
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Novalis (German: [noˈvaːlɪs]) was the pseudonym and pen name of Georg Philipp Friedrich Freiherr von Hardenberg (2 May 1772 – 25 March 1801), a poet, author, mystic, and philosopher of Early German Romanticism. Hardenberg's professional work and university background, namely his study of mineralogy and management of salt mines in Saxony, was often ignored by his contemporary readers (wikipedia)