First and last, what is demanded of genius is love of truth.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
The public wishes itself to be managed like a woman; one must say nothing to...
We know accurately only when we know little, with knowledge doubt increases.
If you must tell me your opinions, tell me what you believe in. I have...
Nothing is more fearful than imagination without taste.
Nature has neither kernel nor shell; she is everything at once
Everybody wants to be somebody; nobody wants to grow.
Where is the man who has the strength to be true, and to show himself...
Stupidity is without anxiety.
No one has ever learned fully to know themselves.
Superstition is the poetry of life.
Man is not born to solve the problems of the universe, but to find out...
Every step of life shows much caution is required.
Plunge boldly into the thick of life, and seize it where you will, it is...
A man does not mind being blamed for his faults, and being punished for them,...
Those who know nothing of foreign languages know nothing of their own.
Whatever you think you can do or believe you can do, begin it. Action has...
Genius is formed in quiet, character in the stream of human life
The world remains ever the same.
In nature we never see anything isolated, but everything in connection with something else which...
Great thoughts and a pure heart, that is what we should ask from God.