Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

was a German writer, pictorial artist, biologist, theoretical physicist, and polymath
If the word is not dead when it reaches the hearer, he murders it at once by a contradiction, a stipulation, a condition, a digression, an interruption, and all the thousand tricks of conversation.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We don't get to know people when they come to us; we must go to them to find out what they are like.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Be above it! Make the world serve your purpose, but do not serve it.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Nature goes her own way and all that to us seems an exception is really according to order.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In art the best is good enough.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe quotes [08/19/2011 09:08:27]

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