We cannot fashion our children after our desires, we must have them and love them as God has given them to us.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Quotes
One must ask children and birds how cherries and strawberries taste.
Nothing is true, but that which is simple.
Happiness is a ball after which we run wherever it rolls, and we push it...
If children grew up according to early indications, we should have nothing but geniuses.
Just trust yourself, then you will know how to live.
Experience is only half of experience
What is my life if I am no longer useful to others.
The real terror of beholding sharks feeding is that that may be all there is...
There is a courtesy of the heart; it is allied to love. From its springs...
The intelligent man finds almost everything ridiculous, the sensible man hardly anything.
Not the maker of plans and promises, but rather the one who offers faithful service...
Be above it! Make the world serve your purpose, but do not serve it.
The coward only threatens when he is safe.
Whoever, in middle age, attempts to realize the wishes and hopes of his early youth,...
There is no better deliverance from the world than through art; and a man can...
We can really respect a man only if he doesn't always look out for himself
For the nature of women is closely allied to art.
If your treat an individual... as if he were what he ought to be and...
Common sense is the genius of humanity.
Upon the creatures we have made, we are, ourselves, at last, dependent.