Be above it! Make the world serve your purpose, but do not serve it.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Quotes
If a man writes a book, let him set down only what he knows. I...
The biggest problem with every art is by the use of appearance to create a...
There is no surer method of evading the world than by following Art and no...
To rule is easy, to govern difficult.
Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward. They may be beaten, but they may start...
We are shaped and fashioned by what we love.
Self-knowledge comes from knowing other men.
Without haste, but without rest.
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
When ideas fail, words come in very handy.
Science arose from poetry... when times change the two can meet again on a higher...
For the nature of women is closely allied to art.
To know someone here or there with whom you can feel there is understanding in...
I'll take a breath, take you by my side Under the sunlight, Welcome to this...
I do not know myself, and God forbid that I should.
Genius does what it must, and talent does what it can.
The mediator of the inexpressible is the work of art.
All the knowledge I possess everyone else can acquire, but my heart is all my...
A woman's flattery may inflate a man's head a little; but her criticism goes straight...
The heart is pure theater throbbing in its cage palpably as any nightingale.