The hardest thing to see is what is in front of your eyes.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Quotes
People of a vertain rank will always keep a cool distance from common people, as...
Divide and rule, the politician cries; unite and lead, is watchword of the wise.
Be above it! Make the world serve your purpose, but do not serve it.
There is no surer method of evading the world than by following Art and no...
If children grew up according to early indications, we should have nothing but geniuses.
We are never deceived; we deceive ourselves.
What does not kill me makes me stronger.
In art the best is good enough.
There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.
It is not doing the thing we like to do, but liking the thing we...
Every spoken word arouses our self-will.
One would give generous alms if one had the eyes to see the beauty of...
Only by joy and sorrow does a person know anything about themselves and their destiny....
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
The first and last thing required of genius is the love of truth.
Where we love is home, home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts.
The connoisseur of art must be able to appreciate what is simply beautiful, but the...
The mediator of the inexpressible is the work of art.
The artist alone sees spirits. But after he has told of their appearing to him,...
To improve the golden moment of opportunity, and catch the good that is within our...