We can't form our children on our own concepts; we must take them and love them as God gives them to us.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Quotes
A collection of anecdotes and maxims is the greatest of treasures for the man of...
If you modestly enjoy your fame you are not unworthy to rank with the holy.
The artist who is not also a craftsman is no good; but, alas, most of...
It is in self-imitation that a master first shows himself.
He is the happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home
A person places themselves on a level with the ones they praise.
We are shaped and fashioned by what we love.
To create something you must be something.
All intelligent thoughts have already been thought; what is necessary is only to try to...
Divide and rule, the politician cries; unite and lead, is watchword of the wise.
The world is so empty if one thinks only of mountains, rivers and cities; but...
We always have time enough, if we will but use it aright.
A man's manners are a mirror in which he shows his portrait.
What is my life if I am no longer useful to others.
Let everyone sweep in front of his own door, and the whole world will be...
He who has a task to perform must know how to take sides, or he...
He who does not think much of himself is much more esteemed than he imagines.
It is better to be deceived by one's friends than to deceive them.
I would like to be remembered as a man who had a wonderful time living...
Money couldn't buy friends, but you got a better class of enemy.