Quotes by: Heinrich Heine
It is a common phenomenon that just the prettiest girls find it so difficult to get a man.
The men of action are, after all, only the unconscious instruments of the men of thought.
Sleep is lovely, death is better still, not to have been born is of course the miracle.
I have never seen an ass who talked like a human being, but I have met many human beings who talked like asses.
Every man, either to his terror or consolation, has some sense of religion.
Sleep is good, death is better; but of course, the best thing would to have never been born at all.
I fell asleep reading a dull book and dreamed I kept on reading, so I awoke from sheer boredom.
I will not say that women have no character; rather, they have a new one every day.
If the Romans had been obliged to learn Latin, they would never have found time to conquer the world.
Like a great poet, Nature knows how to produce the greatest effects with the most limited means.