Friedrich Schiller

(10 November 1759 – 9 May 1805 / Marbach, Württemberg)

Friedrich Schiller Poems

1. The Infanticide 1/1/2004
2. The Immutable 1/1/2004
3. The Imitator 1/1/2004
4. Pompeii And Herculaneum 1/1/2004
5. The Best State Constitution 1/1/2004
6. To Laura (Mystery Of Reminiscence) 1/1/2004
7. The Knights Of St. John 1/1/2004
8. To A World-Reformer 1/1/2004
9. The Meeting 1/1/2004
10. The Genius With The Inverted Torch 1/1/2004
11. To Proselytizers 1/1/2004
12. The Alpine Hunter 1/1/2004
13. The Playing Infant 1/1/2004
14. Punch Song (To Be Sung In The Northern Countries) 1/1/2004
15. Group From Tartarus 1/1/2004
16. Participation 1/1/2004
17. The Conflict 1/1/2004
18. The Agreement 1/1/2004
19. The Best State 1/1/2004
20. To Astronomers 1/1/2004
21. Written In A Young Lady's Album 1/1/2004
22. The Merchant 1/1/2004
23. The Poetry Of Life 1/1/2004
24. The Philosophical Egotist 1/1/2004
25. The Animating Principle 1/1/2004
26. The Fugitive 1/1/2004
27. The Moral Force 1/1/2004
28. The Secret 1/1/2004
29. Votive Tablets 4/7/2010
30. The Learned Workman 1/1/2004
31. The Honorable 1/1/2004
32. Untitled 03 1/1/2004
33. The Sexes 1/1/2004
34. Thekla - A Spirit Voice 1/1/2004
35. Political Precept 1/1/2004
36. Odysseus 1/1/2004
37. The Ring Of Polycrates - A Ballad 1/1/2004
38. The Maiden From Afar 1/1/2004
39. The Words Of Error 1/1/2004
40. Nadowessian Death-Lament 1/1/2004
Best Poem of Friedrich Schiller

Human Knowledge

Since thou readest in her what thou thyself hast there written,
And, to gladden the eye, placest her wonders in groups;--
Since o'er her boundless expanses thy cords to extend thou art able,
Thou dost think that thy mind wonderful Nature can grasp.
Thus the astronomer draws his figures over the heavens,
So that he may with more ease traverse the infinite space,
Knitting together e'en suns that by Sirius-distance are parted,
Making them join in the swan and in the horns of the bull.
But because the firmament shows him its glorious ...

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Germany And Her Princes

Thou hast produced mighty monarchs, of whom thou art not unworthy,
For the obedient alone make him who governs them great.
But, O Germany, try if thou for thy rulers canst make it
Harder as kings to be great,--easier, though, to be men!

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