Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller was a German poet, philosopher, physician, historian, and playwright. Wikipedia
Born: November 10, 1759, Marbach am Neckar, Germany
Died: May 9, 1805, Weimar, Germany
Books: Ode to Joy, On the Aesthetic Education of Man,
Poems: Ode to Joy, Der Handschuh, Die Bürgschaft,
With stupidity the gods themselves struggle in vain.
The strong man is strongest when alone.
It is not flesh and blood, but heart which makes us fathers and sons.