In the realm of ideas everything depends on enthusiasm... in the real world all rests on perseverance.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Quotes
Life is the childhood of our immortality.
It is after all the greatest art to limit and isolate oneself.
Genius does what it must, and talent does what it can.
Magic is believing in yourself, if you can do that, you can make anything happen.
Everyone believes in his youth that the world really began with him, and that all...
It is not doing the thing we like to do, but liking the thing we...
Be above it! Make the world serve your purpose, but do not serve it.
He who does not think much of himself is much more esteemed than he imagines.
All theory, dear friend, is gray, but the golden tree of life springs ever green.
Stupidity is without anxiety.
Self-knowledge comes from knowing other men.
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
The phrases men are accustomed to repeat incessantly, end by becoming convictions and ossify the...
What is my life if I am no longer useful to others.
Whatever you cannot understand, you cannot possess.
Wood burns because it has the proper stuff in it; and a man becomes famous...
We are never further from what we wish than when we believe that we have...
We are shaped and fashioned by what we love
When we love, we admire with the heart.
We loved with a love that was more than love.
You learn to speak by speaking, to study by studying, to run by running, to...