The close and thoughtful observer more and more learns to recognize his limitations. He realizes that with the steady growth of knowledge more and more new problems keep on emerging.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)
Contributed by: Zaady
If you treat an individual as he is, he will remain as he is. But if you treat him as if he were what he ought to be and could be, he will become what he ought to be and could be.
Since I have heard often enough that everyone in the end has his own religion, nothing seemed more natural to me than to fashion my own.
Nothing is worth more than this day. You cannot relive yesterday. Tomorrow is still beyond your reach
Passions are vices or virtues to their highest powers.
There is no patriotic art and no patriotic science
Over all the mountain tops is peace.
Source: Wanderers Nachtlied
He is the happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home.
Source: Albert W. Daw Collection
If you inquire what people are like here, I must answer, "The same as everywhere."
Source: The Sorrows of Werther, May 17th
If a man or woman is born ten years sooner or later, their whole aspect and performance shall be different.
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