A noble person attracts noble people, and knows how to hold on to them.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Quotes
We know accurately only when we know little, with knowledge doubt increases.
He who enjoys doing and enjoys what he has done is happy.
He who does not think much of himself is much more esteemed than he imagines.
The world is so empty if one thinks only of mountains, rivers and cities; but...
Character develops itself in the stream of life.
Correction does much, but encouragement does more.
Know thyself? If I knew myself I would run away.
The first and last thing required of genius is the love of truth.
Go to foreign countries and you will get to know the good things one possesses...
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
In all things it is better to hope than to despair
Whatever you cannot understand, you cannot possess.
The intelligent man finds almost everything ridiculous, the sensible man hardly anything.
When ideas fail, words come in very handy.
A creation of importance can only be produced when its author isolates himself, it is...
Man can only endure a certain degree of unhappiness; what is beyond that either annihilates...
Many people take no care of their money till they come nearly to the end...
Objects in pictures should so be arranged as by their very position to tell their...
Hatred is something peculiar. You will always find it strongest and most violent where there...
Girls we love for what they are; young men for what they promise to be.