The deed is everything, the glory is naught.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Quotes
National literature no longer means very much, the age of world literature is due.
It is not doing the thing we like to do, but liking the thing we...
Rest not. Life is sweeping by; go and dare before you die. Something mighty and...
Everybody wants to be somebody; nobody wants to grow.
Personality is everything in art and poetry.
In art the best is good enough.
Nothing is true, but that which is simple.
Love and desire are the spirit's wings to great deeds.
What does not kill me makes me stronger.
Plunge boldly into the thick of life, and seize it where you will, it is...
Doubt grows with knowledge.
This is the highest wisdom that I own; freedom and life are earned by those...
Beauty is a manifestation of secret natural laws, which otherwise would have been hidden from...
We can really respect a man only if he doesn't always look out for himself
He is the happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home
Science arose from poetry... when times change the two can meet again on a higher...
He who enjoys doing and enjoys what he has done is happy.
Which is the best government? That which teaches us to govern ourselves
The moment that government appears at market, the principles of the market will be subverted.
Yes, I am a thorough republican. No other form of government is so favorable to...