The formation of one's character ought to be everyone's chief aim.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Quotes
No one would talk much in society if they knew how often they misunderstood others.
Divide and rule, the politician cries; unite and lead, is watchword of the wise.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
Since I have heard often enough that everyone in the end has his own religion,...
Nothing is true, but that which is simple.
In all things it is better to hope than to despair
I do not know myself, and God forbid that I should.
I will listen to anyone's convictions, but pray keep your doubts to yourself.
Self-knowledge comes from knowing other men.
What is uttered from the heart alone, Will win the hearts of others to your...
Beauty is everywhere a welcome guest.
The artist alone sees spirits. But after he has told of their appearing to him,...
Deeply earnest and thoughtful people stand on shaky footing with the public.
Men show their character in nothing more clearly than what they think laughable.
The child, offered the mother's breast, Will not in the beginning grab it; But soon...
To accept good advice is but to increase one's own ability.
Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
Every person above the ordinary has a certain mission that they are called to fulfill.
The hardest thing to see is what is in front of your eyes.
All things are only transitory.