Search Quotes
Search more than 36,000 Quotes by over 6,000 Authors.
Home Page
Quotes by Author
Quotes by Topic
Popular Quotes
Popular Authors
Submit a Quote
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Quotes
Brief author info: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832) German poet, playwright, novelist.
Showing: 1 - 10 Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Quotes of 208
It is better to be deceived by one's friends than to deceive them.
Nothing is more terrible than to see ignorance in action.
Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them to become what they are capable of being.
Life is the childhood of our immortality.
A man would create another man if one did not already exist, but a woman might live an eternity without even thinking of reproducing her own sex.
Men show their characters in nothing more clearly than in what they think laughable.
People are always talking about originality, but what do they mean? As soon as we are born, the world begins to work upon us, and this goes on to the end.
Destiny grants us our wishes, but in its own way, in order to give us something beyond our wishes.
All intelligent thoughts have already been thought; what is necessary is only to try to think them again.
Nothing is more terrible than ignorance in action.
Search quotes
Love Quote
Fantasy love is much better than Reality Love.
Life Quote
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
Inspirational Quote
You cannot wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club.
Motivational Quote
Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.
Love Quote
If you judge people, you have no time to love them.
All quotations on this website are the property and copyright of their respective authors. All quotations are provided for educational and informational purposes only.
Copyright © 2011 LifeQuotesLib.com. All Rights Reserved.