It is better to be deceived by one's friends than to deceive them.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Treat a man as if he were what he ought to be and you help...
I respect the man who knows distinctly what he wishes. The greater part of all...
The most happy man is he who knows how to bring into relation the end...
We are never deceived; we deceive ourselves.
Without haste, but without rest.
Know thyself? If I knew myself I would run away.
The first and last thing required of genius is the love of truth.
Piety is not a goal but a means to attain through the purest peace of...
The formation of one's character ought to be everyone's chief aim.
What is important in life is life, and not the result of life.
Great necessity elevates man, petty necessity casts him down
Where is the man who has the strength to be true, and to show himself...
Talents are best nurtured in solitude, but character is best formed in the stormy billows...
The biggest problem with every art is by the use of appearance to create a...
If God had wanted me otherwise, He would have created me otherwise.
A great revolution is never the fault of the people, but of the government.
By nature we have no defect that could not become a strength, no strength that...
Great thoughts and a pure heart, that is what we should ask from God.
Girls we love for what they are; young men for what they promise to be.
One can be instructed in society, one is inspired only in solitude.