Quotes by Count Axel Gustafson Oxenstierna

Behold, my son, with what little wisdom the world is ruled.

Count Axel Gustafson Oxenstierna

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It has been said that democracy is the worst form of government except all the others that have been tried.

Sir Winston Churchill

Nature, to be commanded, must be obeyed.

Francis Bacon

The way of heaven can be known and experienced through the heart.

Manly P. Hall

Most people live, whether physically, intellectually or morally, in a very restricted circle of their potential being. They make use of a very small portion of their possible consciousness, and of their soul's resources in general, much like a man who, out of his whole bodily organism, should get into a habit of using and moving only his lttle finger. Great emergencies and crises show us how much greater our vital resources are than we had supposed.

William James

You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm.

Colette

Conditions for creativity are to be puzzled to concentrate to accept conflict and tension to be born everyday to feel a sense of self.

Erich Fromm »

Anecdotes and maxims are rich treasures to the man of the world, for he knows how to introduce the former at fit place in conversation.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe »

Listen, can you hear it Spring's sweet cantata. The strains of grass pushing through the snow. The song of buds swelling on the vine. The tender timpani of a baby robin's heart. Spring.

Andrew Schneider »