One cannot develop taste from what is of average quality but only from the very best.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Quotes
Know thyself? If I knew myself I would run away.
Nothing is true, but that which is simple.
Stupidity is without anxiety.
Man can only endure a certain degree of unhappiness; what is beyond that either annihilates...
Every spoken word arouses our self-will.
The world remains ever the same.
Behavior is the mirror in which everyone shows their image.
Doubt can only be removed by action.
I never knew a more presumptuous person than myself. The fact that I say that...
Destiny grants us our wishes, but in its own way, in order to give us...
Age merely shows what children we remain.
I think that I am better than the people who are trying to reform me.
A useless life is an early death.
Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in...
For the nature of women is closely allied to art
Nothing is more fearful than imagination without taste.
The unnatural, that too is natural.
To create something you must be something.
One always has time enough, if one will apply it well.
There is nothing so terrible as activity without insight.