A creation of importance can only be produced when its author isolates himself, it is a child of solitude.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Quotes
Don't say that you want to give, but go ahead and give! You'll never catch...
The decline of literature indicates the decline of a nation.
First and last, what is demanded of genius is love of truth.
National literature no longer means very much, the age of world literature is due.
There is no better deliverance from the world than through art; and a man can...
Many people take no care of their money till they come nearly to the end...
The Christian religion, though scattered and abroad will in the end gather itself together at...
To create something you must be something.
Genius does what it must, and talent does what it can.
He who does not feel his friends to be the world to him, does not...
He is happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home.
The deed is everything, the glory is naught.
There would be far less suffering in the world if human beings-God knows why they...
There is nothing insignificant in the world. It all depends on the point of view.
The man with insight enough to admit his limitations comes nearest to perfection.
Mastery passes often for egotism.
The formation of one's character ought to be everyone's chief aim.
Behavior is the mirror in which everyone shows their image.
What by a straight path cannot be reached by crooked ways is never won.
Nature alone is illimitably rich, and nature alone forms the great artist.