To be loved for what one is, is the greatest exception. The great majority love in others only what they lend him, their own selves, their version of him.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Famous Love Quotes
All intelligent thoughts have already been thought; what is necessary is only to try to...
A man's manners are a mirror in which he shows his portrait.
Kindness is the golden chain by which society is bound together
The solution of every problem is another problem
I do not know myself and God forbid that I should
He who moves not forward, goes backward
What life half gives a man, posterity gives entirely.
He who enjoys doing and enjoys what he has done is happy.
Love and desire are the spirit's wings to great deeds.
In the end we are all separate: our stories, no matter how similar, come to...
Love can do much, but duty more.
Self-love exaggerates our faults as well as our virtues.
Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men.
One cannot develop taste from what is of average quality but only from the very...
The human mind will not be confined to any limits.
Self-knowledge comes from knowing other men.
If you modestly enjoy your fame you are not unworthy to rank with the holy.
It is in self-imitation that a master first shows himself.
You must begin to think of yourself as becoming the person you want to be.
You can't expect to find this amazing person if you're not growing and becoming a...
He who controls others may be powerful, but he who has mastered himself is mightier...