Men show their character in nothing more clearly than what they think laughable.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Quotes
Precaution is better than cure.
Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
There is no patriotic art and no patriotic science
Everyone hears only what he understands.
Those who know nothing of foreign languages know nothing of their own.
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
A clever man commits no minor blunders.
I do not know myself, and God forbid that I should.
We can really respect a man only if he doesn't always look out for himself
To tremble before anticipated evils is to bemoan what thou hast never lost.
Love is an ideal thing, marriage a real thing; a confusion of the real with...
Every spoken word arouses our self-will.
The artist who is not also a craftsman is no good; but, alas, most of...
Many people take no care of their money till they come nearly to the end...
If you modestly enjoy your fame you are not unworthy to rank with the holy.
He who enjoys doing and enjoys what he has done is happy.
Not the maker of plans and promises, but rather the one who offers faithful service...
Man is not born to solve the problems of the universe, but to find out...
We are all tied to our destiny and there is no way we can liberate...
It is the destiny of the people of Haiti to suffer.
The purpose of life is to live an ordinary life in an extraordinary manner.