Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

We cannot fashion our children after our desires, we must have them and love them as God has given them to us.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Unlike grown ups, children have little need to deceive themselves.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
We are never deceived; we deceive ourselves.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Master and Doctor are my titles; for ten years now, without repose, I held my erudite recitals and led my pupils by the nose.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I will not be as those who spend the day in complaining of headache, and the night in drinking the wine that gives it.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Doubt can only be removed by action.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Mountains cannot be surmounted except by winding paths.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Those are dead even for this life who hope for no other.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
We know accurately only when we know little, with knowledge doubt increases.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The destiny of any nation at any given time depends on the opinion of its young people, those under twenty-five.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
There is a courtesy of the heart; it is allied to love. From its springs the purest courtesy in the outward behavior.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
People of uncommon abilities generally fall into eccentricities when their sphere of life is not adequate to their abilities.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The person who in shaky times also wavers only increases the evil, but the person of firm decision fashions the universe.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Who is the most sensible person? The one who finds what is to their own advantage in all that happens to them.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Wealth lost is something lost, honor lost is something lost: Courage lost all is lost.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The man who is born with a talent which he was meant to use finds his greatest happiness in using it.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
What makes people happy is activity; changing evil itself into good by power, working in a God like manner.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Correction does much, but encouragement does more. Encouragement after censure is as the sun after a shower.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Common sense is the genius of humanity.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
No wise combatant underestimates their antagonist.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
What I possess I would gladly retain. Change amuses the mind, yet scarcely profits.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A useless life is an early death.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Rest not. Life is sweeping by; go and dare before you die. Something mighty and sublime, leave behind to conquer time.More Johann Wolfgang von Goethe [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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