Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though t'were his own.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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Mysteries are not necessarily miracles.
Everybody wants to be somebody; nobody wants to grow.
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Who is the wisest man? He who neither knows or wishes for anything else than...
How shall we learn to know ourselves? By reflection? Never; but only through action. Strive...
He who enjoys doing and enjoys what he has done is happy.
There is nothing in the world more shameful than establishing one's self on lies and...
A clever man commits no minor blunders.
If your treat an individual... as if he were what he ought to be and...
If you modestly enjoy your fame you are not unworthy to rank with the holy.
The best government is that which teaches us to govern ourselves.
Death is Nature's expert advice to get plenty of Life.
Thinking is more interesting than knowing, but less interesting than looking.
Behavior is the mirror in which everyone shows their image.
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Love is the thing that enables a woman to sing while she mops up the...
I repeat, not the man does it, because he has nothing to say on his...