Friedrich Schiller — German Dramatist born on November 10, 1759, died on May 09, 1805

Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller was a German poet, philosopher, historian, and playwright. During the last seventeen years of his life, Schiller struck up a productive, if complicated, friendship with the already famous and influential Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. They frequently discussed issues concerning aesthetics, and Schiller encouraged Goethe to finish works he left as sketches. This relationship and these discussions led to a period now referred to as Weimar Classicism. They also worked together on Xenien, a collection of short satirical poems in which both Schiller and Goethe challenge opponents to their philosophical vision... (wikipedia)

Appearance rules the world.
Disappointments are to the soul what a thunderstorm is to the air.
Happy he who learns to bear what he cannot change.
Keep true to the dreams of your youth.
Art is the daughter of freedom.