What life half gives a man, posterity gives entirely.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Quotes
Which is the best government? That which teaches us to govern ourselves.
Just trust yourself, then you will know how to live.
Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward. They may be beaten, but they may start...
A correct answer is like an affectionate kiss.
A clever man commits no minor blunders.
Don't say that you want to give, but go ahead and give! You'll never catch...
None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free.
A noble person attracts noble people, and knows how to hold on to them.
Certain defects are necessary for the existence of individuality.
On all the peaks lies peace.
Love can do much, but duty more.
Sometimes our fate resembles a fruit tree in winter. Who would think that those branches...
Men show their character in nothing more clearly than what they think laughable.
Behavior is a mirror in which every one displays his own image
Beauty is a manifestation of secret natural laws, which otherwise would have been hidden from...
Impartiality is the life of justice, as justice is of all good government.
What is not started today is never finished tomorrow.
If a man writes a book, let him set down only what he knows. I...
The burning of an author's books, imprisonment for opinion's sake, has always been the tribute...
We are motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is...
Writing is a form of therapy; sometimes I wonder how all those, who do not...