Only by joy and sorrow does a person know anything about themselves and their destiny. They learn what to do and what to avoid.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Quotes
I do not know myself, and God forbid that I should.
When we treat man as he is, we make him worse than he is; when...
Talk well of the absent whenever you have the opportunity.
Every person above the ordinary has a certain mission that they are called to fulfill.
All the knowledge I possess everyone else can acquire, but my heart is all my...
Girls we love for what they are; young men for what they promise to be.
Those who know nothing of foreign languages know nothing of their own.
If you accept people for what they are, they will become worse. Treat them like...
A useless life is an early death.
If God had wanted me otherwise, He would have created me otherwise.
Every spoken word arouses our self-will.
Piety is not a goal but a means to attain through the purest peace of...
Genius does what it must, and talent does what it can.
Science and art belong to the whole world, and before them vanish the barriers of...
Many people take no care of their money till they come nearly to the end...
Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward. They may be beaten, but they may start...
Personality is everything in art and poetry.
All things are only transitory.
The little man is still a man.
Nothing is more fearful than imagination without taste.