Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller was a German poet, philosopher, physician, historian, and playwright.
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, Die Bürgschaft, Der Handschuh,
With stupidity the gods themselves struggle in vain.
It is not flesh and blood, but heart which makes us fathers and sons.
Only those who have the patience to do simple things perfectly will acquire the skill to do difficult things easily.