Death is a commingling of eternity with time; in the death of a good man, eternity is seen looking through time.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Quotes
Wood burns because it has the proper stuff in it; and a man becomes famous...
We are shaped and fashioned by what we love.
Mastery passes often for egotism.
Without haste, but without rest.
He who possesses art and science has religion; he who does not possess them, needs...
Then indecision brings its own delays, And days are lost lamenting o'er lost days. Are...
Hatred is something peculiar. You will always find it strongest and most violent where there...
In the realm of ideas everything depends on enthusiasm... in the real world all rests...
We are shaped and fashioned by what we love
We know accurately only when we know little, with knowledge doubt increases.
Ignorant men raise questions that wise men answered a thousand years ago.
Talent develops in quiet places, character in the full current of human life.
When we treat man as he is, we make him worse than he is; when...
The decline of literature indicates the decline of a nation.
A man should hear a little music, read a little poetry, and see a fine...
One cannot develop taste from what is of average quality but only from the very...
In comradeship is danger countered best.
Nothing is more fearful than imagination without taste.
Imagination is the eye of the soul.
Many have imagined republics and principalities which have never been seen or known to exist...