Talk well of the absent whenever you have the opportunity.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Quotes
Genius does what it must, and talent does what it can.
The first and last thing required of genius is the love of truth.
Do not give in too much to feelings. A overly sensitive heart is an unhappy...
Personality is everything in art and poetry.
Nothing shows a man's character more than what he laughs at.
No one would talk much in society if they knew how often they misunderstood others.
A man's manners are a mirror in which he shows his portrait.
I call architecture frozen music.
If God had wanted me otherwise, He would have created me otherwise.
Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men.
It is in self-limitation that a master first shows himself.
We are never further from what we wish than when we believe that we have...
I respect the man who knows distinctly what he wishes. The greater part of all...
Everybody wants to be somebody; nobody wants to grow.
One always has time enough, if one will apply it well.
All theory, dear friend, is gray, but the golden tree of life springs ever green.
To tremble before anticipated evils is to bemoan what thou hast never lost.
He is dead in this world who has no belief in another.
What is important in life is life, and not the result of life.
Self-knowledge comes from knowing other men.