German philosopher and statesman
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Famous quotes by Wilhelm von Humboldt
Coercion may prevent many transgressions but it robs even actions which are legal of a part of their beauty. Freedom may lead to many transgressions, but it lends even to vices a less ignoble form.Wilhelm von Humboldt
However great an evil immorality may be, we must not forget that it is not without its beneficial consequences. It is only through extremes that men can arrive at the middle path of wisdom and virtue.Wilhelm von Humboldt
I am more and more convinced that our happiness or our unhappiness depends far more on the way we meet the events of life than on the nature of those events themselves.Wilhelm von Humboldt
True enjoyment comes from activity of the mind and exercise of the body the two are ever united.Wilhelm von Humboldt
Wilhelm von Humboldt's Popularity
Wilhelm von Humboldt was a famous German philosopher and statesman, who was born on June 22, 1767. As a person born on this date, Wilhelm von Humboldt is listed in our database as the 67th most popular celebrity for the day (June 22).
People born on June 22 fall under the Zodiac sign of Cancer, the Crab. Wilhelm von Humboldt is the 1725th most popular Cancer.
Aside from information specific to Wilhelm von Humboldt's birthday, Wilhelm von Humboldt is the 407th most famous German.
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