If children grew up according to early indications, we should have nothing but geniuses.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Quotes
The real terror of beholding sharks feeding is that that may be all there is...
Retirement: When you quit working just before your heart does
Plunge boldly into the thick of life, and seize it where you will, it is...
Experience is only half of experience
Age merely shows what children we remain.
We are never deceived; we deceive ourselves.
We will burn that bridge when we come to it.
It is in self-limitation that a master first shows himself.
One can be instructed in society, one is inspired only in solitude.
The world is so empty if one thinks only of mountains, rivers and cities; but...
No words are necessary between two loving hearts
Wisdom is found only in truth.
Man can only endure a certain degree of unhappiness; what is beyond that either annihilates...
A collection of anecdotes and maxims is the greatest of treasures for the man of...
He is happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home.
To rule is easy, to govern difficult.
Those who know nothing of foreign languages know nothing of their own.
I believe that in a great city, or even in a small city or a...
No culture can live, if it attempts to be exclusive.
It is so stupid of modern civilization to have given up believing in the devil...
A book is a gift you can open again and again.
The limits of my language mean the limits of my world
Whenever you go on a trip to visit foreign lands or distant places, remember that...