There is a courtesy of the heart; it is allied to love. From its springs the purest courtesy in the outward behavior.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Quotes
Nothing is more terrible than to see ignorance in action.
Everything great and intelligent is in the minority
A really great talent finds its happiness in execution.
It is a mistake for a taciturn, serious-minded woman to marry a jovial man, but...
Every day we should hear at least one little song, read one good poem, see...
Every spoken word arouses our self-will.
What is uttered from the heart alone, Will win the hearts of others to your...
Character is formed in the stormy billows of the world.
The first and last thing required of genius is the love of truth.
This is the highest wisdom that I own; freedom and life are earned by those...
Retirement: When you quit working just before your heart does
Our friends show us what we can do; our enemies teach us what we must...
To rule is easy, to govern difficult.
All theory, dear friend, is gray, but the golden tree of life springs ever green.
Since I have heard often enough that everyone in the end has his own religion,...
Hatred is active, and envy passive dislike; there is but one step from envy to...
One cannot develop taste from what is of average quality but only from the very...
He who has a task to perform must know how to take sides, or he...
Men show their character in nothing more clearly than what they think laughable.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.