A man's manners are a mirror in which he shows his portrait.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Quotes
Mastery passes often for egotism.
Hatred is active, and envy passive dislike; there is but one step from envy to...
Who is the wisest man? He who neither knows or wishes for anything else than...
Nature alone is illimitably rich, and nature alone forms the great artist.
I can tell you, honest friend, what to believe: believe life; it teaches better than...
Tomorrow the sun will also rise to the occasion of another day with equal grandeur....
Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes.
There would be far less suffering in the world if human beings-God knows why they...
Nature has neither kernel nor shell; she is everything at once
Nothing is more terrible than to see ignorance in action.
I will listen to anyone's convictions, but pray keep your doubts to yourself.
What is not started today is never finished tomorrow.
Everyone believes in his youth that the world really began with him, and that all...
The connoisseur of art must be able to appreciate what is simply beautiful, but the...
Character, in great and little things, means carrying through what you feel able to do.
If you modestly enjoy your fame you are not unworthy to rank with the holy.
Men show their character in nothing more clearly than what they think laughable.
One would give generous alms if one had the eyes to see the beauty of...
The return we reap from generous actions is not always evident.
Noblesse oblige; or, superior advantages bind you to larger generosity
Don't say that you want to give, but go ahead and give! You'll never catch...