Be generous with kindly words, especially about those who are absent.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
No one would talk much in society if they knew how often they misunderstood others.
All theory, dear friend, is gray, but the golden tree of life springs ever green.
A person hears only what they understand.
We usually lose today, because there has been a yesterday, and tomorrow is coming.
The deed is everything, the glory is naught.
Everybody wants to be somebody; nobody wants to grow.
Who is the most sensible person? The one who finds what is to their own...
A noble person attracts noble people, and knows how to hold on to them.
The child, offered the mother's breast, Will not in the beginning grab it; But soon...
National literature no longer means very much, the age of world literature is due.
Every reader, if he has a strong mind, reads himself into the book, and amalgamates...
If a man writes a book, let him set down only what he knows. I...
I'll take a breath, take you by my side Under the sunlight, Welcome to this...
Science arose from poetry... when times change the two can meet again on a higher...
Mysteries are not necessarily miracles.
The artist who is not also a craftsman is no good; but, alas, most of...
The Christian religion, though scattered and abroad will in the end gather itself together at...
We are shaped and fashioned by what we love
... See there's this place in me where your fingerprints still rest, your kisses still...
Love makes your soul crawl out from its hiding place.
Love is a state in which a man sees things most decidedly as they are...