There is nothing so terrible as activity without insight.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Quotes
The artist alone sees spirits. But after he has told of their appearing to him,...
Men show their character in nothing more clearly than what they think laughable.
Death is Nature's expert advice to get plenty of Life.
Do not give in too much to feelings. A overly sensitive heart is an unhappy...
Since I have heard often enough that everyone in the end has his own religion,...
To know someone here or there with whom you can feel there is understanding in...
No one would talk much in society if they knew how often they misunderstood others.
We cannot fashion our children after our desires, we must have them and love them...
Every day we should hear at least one little song, read one good poem, see...
Which government is the best? The one that teaches us to govern ourselves.
On all the peaks lies peace.
A person places themselves on a level with the ones they praise.
We are shaped and fashioned by what we love
We are never deceived; we deceive ourselves.
I call architecture frozen music.
Character is formed in the stormy billows of the world.
There is nothing insignificant in the world. It all depends on the point of view.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
Lastly, the great uncertainty of all data in War is a peculiar difficulty, because all...
Words may show a man's wit, but actions his meaning
When the search for truth is confused with political advocacy, the pursuit of knowledge is...