The intelligent man finds almost everything ridiculous, the sensible man hardly anything.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Quotes
Wood burns because it has the proper stuff in it; and a man becomes famous...
The phrases men are accustomed to repeat incessantly, end by becoming convictions and ossify the...
There is nothing in the world more shameful than establishing one's self on lies and...
Those who know nothing of foreign languages know nothing of their own.
The credit of advancing science has always been due to individuals and never to the...
Personality is everything in art and poetry.
I think that I am better than the people who are trying to reform me.
Mysteries are not necessarily miracles.
Everything great and intelligent is in the minority
He who does not feel his friends to be the world to him, does not...
Men show their character in nothing more clearly than what they think laughable.
No one has ever learned fully to know themselves.
I'm an optimist by nature and a pessimist by experience.
We can really respect a man only if he doesn't always look out for himself
What is uttered from the heart alone, Will win the hearts of others to your...
To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right...
Only by joy and sorrow does a person know anything about themselves and their destiny....
To hard necessity ones will and fancy must conform.
If you start to think of your physical and moral condition, you usually find that...
I will listen to anyone's convictions, but pray keep your doubts to yourself.