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Quotes By Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Nationality
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DOB
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28-08-1749
DOD
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22-03-1832

Poet Johann Wolfgang von Goethe was born on 28th August 1749 AD. A German citizen, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe was born in Germany. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe was 83 years old when he died on 22th March 1832 AD. In his life Johann Wolfgang von Goethe was famous not only for his work but also for quotations and sayings, some of which are quite popular and listed here.

A correct answer is like an affectionate kiss.

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

A creation of importance can only be produced when its author isolates himself, it is a child of solitude.

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

- Faust: First Part , Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

A person places themselves on a level with the ones they praise.

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

A really great talent finds its happiness in execution.

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Be above it! Make the world serve your purpose, but do not serve it.

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Character develops itself in the stream of life.

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Common sense is the genius of humanity.

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Destiny grants us our wishes, but in its own way, in order to give us something beyond our wishes.

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

- Gedichte , Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Do not give in too much to feelings. A overly sensitive heart is an unhappy possession on this shaky earth.

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

A useless life is an early death.

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

People of uncommon abilities generally fall into eccentricities when their sphere of life is not adequate to their abilities.

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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