Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

1749 - 1832

A Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe on deed and glory

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The deed is everything, the glory is naught.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)

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A Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

Before you can do something, you must first be something.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)

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A Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

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

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)

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A Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe on age and children

Age does not make us childish, as some say; it only finds us true children still.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)

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A Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe on difficulty and lies

The greatest difficulties lie where we are not looking for them.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)

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A Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe on god, good, leadership, men, and misery

It is only in misery that we recognize the hand of God leading good men to good.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)

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A Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe on doubt and knowledge

We know accurately only when we know little; with knowledge doubt increases.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)

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A Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe on dreams, men, and power

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

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)

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A Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

They teach in academies far too many things, and far too much that is useless.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)

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A Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe on encouragement

Encouragement after censure is as the sun after a shower.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)

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