Upon the creatures we have made, we are, ourselves, at last, dependent.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Quotes
Being brilliant is no great feat if you respect nothing.
Behavior is the mirror in which everyone shows their image.
It is a mistake for a taciturn, serious-minded woman to marry a jovial man, but...
Talent develops in tranquillity, character in the full current of human life.
Man can only endure a certain degree of unhappiness; what is beyond that either annihilates...
Those who know nothing of foreign languages know nothing of their own.
The first and last thing required of genius is the love of truth.
First and last, what is demanded of genius is love of truth.
Hatred is active, and envy passive dislike; there is but one step from envy to...
Talent develops in quiet places, character in the full current of human life.
It is easier to perceive error than to find truth, for the former lies on...
Nothing hurts a new truth more than an old error
Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men.
He who does not feel his friends to be the world to him, does not...
Whatever you think you can do or believe you can do, begin it. Action has...
One is led astray alike by sympathy and coldness, by praise and by blame
Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes.
Men show their character in nothing more clearly than what they think laughable.
Life is the childhood of our immortality.
The best government is that which teaches us to govern ourselves.