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The written word has this advantage, that it lasts and can await the time when it is allowed to take effect ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

There are people who make no mistakes because they never wish to do anything worth doing ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

There is no greater consolation for mediocrity than that the genius is not immortal ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

There is no surer way of evading the world than by Art; and no surer way of uniting with it than by Art ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

There is not a single outward mark of courtesy that does not have a deep moral basis ~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

There is nothing more dreadful than imagination without taste ~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

There is nothing more frightening than ignorance in action ~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

There is nothing more odious than the majority; it consists of a few powerful men to lead the way; of accommodating rascals and submissive weaklings; and of a mass of men who trot after them, without in the least knowing their mind ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

There is nothing worth thinking but it has been thought before; we must only try to think it again ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

This is the highest wisdom that I own; freedom and life are earned by those alone who conquer them each day a new ~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe



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Those who hope for no other life are dead even for this ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

To a new truth there is nothing more hurtful than an old error ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

To live in a great idea means to treat the impossible as though it were possible. It is just the same with a strong character; and when an idea and a character meet, things arise which fill the world with wonder for thousands of years ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

To recognize God where and as he reveals himself is the only true bliss on earth ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

To rule is easy, to govern difficult ~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

To venture an opinion is like moving a piece at chess: it may be taken, but it forms the beginning of a game that is won ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Tolerance should, strictly speaking, be only a passing mood; it ought to lead to acknowledgment and appreciation. To tolerate a person is to affront him ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Truth is a torch, but a huge one, and so it is only with blinking eyes what we all of us try to get past it, in actual terror of being burnt ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Vanity is a desire of personal glory, the wish to be appreciated, honoured, and run after, not because of one's personal qualities, merits, and achievements, but because of one's individual existence. At best, therefore, it is a frivolous beauty whim it befits ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Water its living strength first shows, When obstacles its course oppose ~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe



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We all live on the past, and through the past are destroyed ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

We are fond of looking to the future, because our secret wishes make us apt to turn in our favour the uncertainties which move about in it hither and thither ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

We are never further from our wishes than when we fancy we possess the object of them ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

We are pantheists when we study nature, polytheists when we write poetry, monotheists in our morality ~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

We don’t get to know people when they come to us; we must go to them to find out what they are like ~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

We look back upon our life only as on a thing of broken pieces, because our misses and failures are always the first to strike us, and outweigh in our imagination what we have done and attained ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

What a day it is when we must envy the men in their graves ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

What a man does not understand, he does not possess ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

What is called fashion is the tradition of the moment. All tradition carries with it a certain necessity for people to put themselves on a level with it ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

What is uttered from the heart alone, Will win the hearts of others to your own ~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Quotes



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