Character is formed in the stormy billows of the world.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Quotes
Death is Nature's expert advice to get plenty of Life.
Upon the creatures we have made, we are, ourselves, at last, dependent.
The phrases men are accustomed to repeat incessantly, end by becoming convictions and ossify the...
He only earns his freedom and his life Who takes them every day by storm.
Each one sees what he carries in his heart
People may live as much retired from the world as they like, but sooner or...
Every person above the ordinary has a certain mission that they are called to fulfill.
I call architecture frozen music.
I can tell you, honest friend, what to believe: believe life; it teaches better than...
The destiny of any nation at any given time depends on the opinions of its...
The decline of literature indicates the decline of a nation.
Where there are no women there are no good manners
I hate all bungling as I do sin, but particularly bungling in politics, which leads...
Be generous with kindly words, especially about those who are absent.
It is not doing the thing we like to do, but liking the thing we...
For just when ideas fail, a word comes in to save the situation.
I do not know myself and God forbid that I should
We are shaped and fashioned by what we love
-The highest stage in moral ure at which we can arrive is when we recognize...
I can write better than anybody who can write faster, and I can write faster...
Friendship, love, health, energy, enthusiasm, and joy are the things that make life worth living...