To hard necessity ones will and fancy must conform.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Quotes
We can really respect a man only if he doesn't always look out for himself
The mediator of the inexpressible is the work of art.
To be loved for what one is, is the greatest exception. The great majority love...
First and last, what is demanded of genius is love of truth.
Retirement: When you quit working just before your heart does
Objects in pictures should so be arranged as by their very position to tell their...
That is the true season of love; when we believe that we alone can love,...
The credit of advancing science has always been due to individuals and never to the...
On all the peaks lies peace.
There is nothing insignificant in the world. It all depends on the point of view.
Deeply earnest and thoughtful people stand on shaky footing with the public.
If you accept people for what they are, they will become worse. Treat them like...
Be generous with kindly words, especially about those who are absent.
Superstition is the poetry of life.
Our friends show us what we can do; our enemies teach us what we must...
How shall we learn to know ourselves? By reflection? Never; but only through action. Strive...
For the nature of women is closely allied to art
There is no better deliverance from the world than through art; and a man can...
I cry out for order and find it only in art.
Modern art is what happens when painters stop looking at girls and persuade themselves that...