Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Quotes About Love, Life, Happiness, Trust

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Quotes About Love, Life, Happiness, Trust

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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Quotes

We always have time enough, if we will but use it aright.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

The person born with a talent they are meant to use will find their greatest happiness in using it.

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The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone.

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Behavior is the mirror in which everyone shows their image.

JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE

There are only two lasting bequests we can hope to give our children. One of these is roots, the other, wings.

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As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.

JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE

Let everyone sweep in front of his own door, and the whole world will be clean.

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The way you see people is the way you treat them, and the way you treat them is what they become.

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He is happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home.

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The man with insight enough to admit his limitations comes nearest to perfection.

JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE

Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men.

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Few people have the imagination for reality.

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Nothing is worth more than this day.

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The decline of literature indicates the decline of a nation.

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All theory, dear friend, is gray, but the golden tree of life springs ever green.

JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE

Beauty is a manifestation of secret natural laws, which otherwise would have been hidden from us forever.

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Every day we should hear at least one little song, read one good poem, see one exquisite picture, and, if possible, speak a few sensible words.

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Wisdom is found only in truth.

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In the realm of ideas everything depends on enthusiasm… in the real world all rests on perseverance.

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If God had wanted me otherwise, He would have created me otherwise.

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Thinking is more interesting than knowing, but less interesting than looking.

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Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes.

JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE

The hardest thing to see is what is in front of your eyes.

JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE

Divide and rule, the politician cries; unite and lead, is watchword of the wise.

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Love does not dominate; it cultivates.

JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE

Love and desire are the spirit’s wings to great deeds.

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What is not started today is never finished tomorrow.

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All the knowledge I possess everyone else can acquire, but my heart is all my own.

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The coward only threatens when he is safe.

JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE

A man’s manners are a mirror in which he shows his portrait.

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I call architecture frozen music.

JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE

In nature we never see anything isolated, but everything in connection with something else which is before it, beside it, under it and over it.

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What is important in life is life, and not the result of life.

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Thinking is easy, acting is difficult, and to put one’s thoughts into action is the most difficult thing in the world.

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Personality is everything in art and poetry.

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The best government is that which teaches us to govern ourselves.

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A person hears only what they understand.

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Life is the childhood of our immortality.

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The deed is everything, the glory is naught.

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Nature knows no pause in progress and development, and attaches her curse on all inaction.

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Being brilliant is no great feat if you respect nothing.

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If I love you, what business is it of yours?

JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE

Ignorant men raise questions that wise men answered a thousand years ago.

JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE

Beauty is everywhere a welcome guest.

JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE

Plunge boldly into the thick of life, and seize it where you will, it is always interesting.

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Man is made by his belief. As he believes, so he is.

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Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.

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Correction does much, but encouragement does more.

JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE

Magic is believing in yourself, if you can do that, you can make anything happen.

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None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free.

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Everybody wants to be somebody; nobody wants to grow.

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We are never deceived; we deceive ourselves.

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Many people take no care of their money till they come nearly to the end of it, and others do just the same with their time.

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There is nothing insignificant in the world. It all depends on the point of view.

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 anew.

JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE

He only earns his freedom and his life Who takes them every day by storm.

JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE

It is not doing the thing we like to do, but liking the thing we have to do, that makes life blessed.

JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE

Everything in the world may be endured except continual prosperity.

JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE

All intelligent thoughts have already been thought; what is necessary is only to try to think them again.

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To witness two lovers is a spectacle for the gods.

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Who is Johann Wolfgang von Goethe?

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe was born on 28 August 1749 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, who died on 22 March 1832 in Weimar, Saxe-Weimar German poet, playwright, novelist, statesman, theatre director, scientist, critic, and amateur artist, regarded as the greatest modern-day German literary figure.

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