If you must tell me your opinions, tell me what you believe in. I have plenty of doubts of my own.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Quotes
Which is the best government? That which teaches us to govern ourselves.
Certain defects are necessary for the existence of individuality.
Retirement: When you quit working just before your heart does
My wish isn't to mean everything to everyone but something to someone.
There is nothing so terrible as activity without insight.
A useless life is an early death.
Talents are best nurtured in solitude, but character is best formed in the stormy billows...
The artist alone sees spirits. But after he has told of their appearing to him,...
I think that I am better than the people who are trying to reform me.
It is in self-imitation that a master first shows himself.
Each one sees what he carries in his heart
What by a straight path cannot be reached by crooked ways is never won.
Impartiality is the life of justice, as justice is of all good government.
Nothing is more revolting than the majority; for it consists of few vigorous predecessors, of...
The day is committed to error and floundering; success and achievement are matters of long...
Everything great and intelligent is in the minority
Every author in some way portrays himself in his works, even if it be against...
There is no better deliverance from the world than through art; and a man can...
I like to pretend that my art has nothing to do with me.
Music can save people, but it can't in the commercial way it's being used. It's...