Who is the most sensible person? The one who finds what is to their own advantage in all that happens to them.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Quotes
The first and last thing required of genius is the love of truth.
Talk well of the absent whenever you have the opportunity.
Every spoken word arouses our self-will.
What is uttered from the heart alone, Will win the hearts of others to your...
A useless life is an early death.
Personality is everything in art and poetry.
The man who occupies the first place seldom plays the principal part.
In all things it is better to hope than to despair
Nothing is more fearful than imagination without taste.
It seems to never occur to fools that merit and good fortune are closely united.
Nature has neither kernel nor shell; she is everything at once
Man can only endure a certain degree of unhappiness; what is beyond that either annihilates...
The right man is the one who seizes the moment.
Talent develops in tranquillity, character in the full current of human life.
Piety is not a goal but a means to attain through the purest peace of...
We don't get to know people when they come to us; we must go to...
When ideas fail, words come in very handy.
The mediator of the inexpressible is the work of art.
All of the arts, poetry, music, ritual, the visible arts, the theater, must singly and...
Artists don't make objects. Artists make mythologies.