Commonplaceness, the surrender to the average, that good which is not bad but still the enemy of the best - That is our besetting danger.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)
Contributed by: Zaady
No one would talk much in society, if he knew how often he misunderstands others.
Beware of dissipating your powers; strive constantly to concentrate them. Genius thinks it can do whatever it sees others doing, but it is sure to repent of every ill-judged outlay.
Mountains cannot be surmounted except by winding paths.
Human beings, by change, renew, rejuvenate ourselves; otherwise we harden.
Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes.
Light, - more light!
Source: Last words
What I possess I would gladly retain. Change amuses the mind, yet scarcely profits.
Everybody wants to be somebody; nobody wants to grow.
He is dead in this world who has no belief in another.
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