Genius does what it must, and talent does what it can.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
For the nature of women is closely allied to art.
What is important in life is life, and not the result of life.
The world remains ever the same.
Nothing is to be rated higher than the value of the day.
Ignorant men raise questions that wise men answered a thousand years ago.
I love those who yearn for the impossible.
It is not doing the thing we like to do, but liking the thing we...
Every author in some way portrays himself in his works, even if it be against...
Those who know nothing of foreign languages know nothing of their own.
None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free.
A noble person attracts noble people, and knows how to hold on to them.
Whatever you think you can do or believe you can do, begin it. Action has...
All intelligent thoughts have already been thought; what is necessary is only to try to...
Mysteries are not necessarily miracles.
Love is an ideal thing, marriage a real thing; a confusion of the real with...
A man's manners are a mirror in which he shows his portrait.
Go to foreign countries and you will get to know the good things one possesses...
Sowing is not as difficult as reaping.
Self-knowledge comes from knowing other men.
He who possesses art and science has religion; he who does not possess them, needs...