Every author in some way portrays himself in his works, even if it be against his will.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Quotes
Few people have the imagination for reality.
For the nature of women is closely allied to art
The first and last thing required of genius is the love of truth.
We must always change, renew, rejuvenate ourselves; otherwise we harden
There is no better deliverance from the world than through art; and a man can...
Nothing shows a man's character more than what he laughs at.
Certain defects are necessary for the existence of individuality.
A creation of importance can only be produced when its author isolates himself, it is...
Thinking is more interesting than knowing, but less interesting than looking
People may live as much retired from the world as they like, but sooner or...
It is easier to perceive error than to find truth, for the former lies on...
Only by joy and sorrow does a person know anything about themselves and their destiny....
Go to foreign countries and you will get to know the good things one possesses...
Trust yourself, then you will know how to live.
Who is the wisest man? He who neither knows or wishes for anything else than...
We are never further from what we wish than when we believe that we have...
Character, in great and little things, means carrying through what you feel able to do.
Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power, and...
A man's manners are a mirror in which he shows his portrait.
To create something you must be something.