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Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Quotes

When we treat man as he is, we make him worse than he is; when we treat him as if he already were what he potentially could be, we make him what he should be.

We can offer up much in the large, but to make sacrifices in little things is what we are seldom equal to.

We eagerly get hold of a law that serves as a weapon to our passions.

Where there is much light, the shadow is deep.

One always has time enough, if one will apply it well.

In comradeship is danger countered best.

How can we know ourselves? Never by reflection, but only through action. Begin at once to do your duty and immediately you will know what is inside you.

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

One ought, every day at least, to hear a little song, read a good poem, see a fine picture and, if possible, speak a few reasonable words.

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

The best fortune that can fall to a man is that which corrects his defects and makes up for his failings.

The right man is the one that seizes the moment.

Sowing is not as difficult as reaping.

When all is said the greatest action is to limit and isolate one's self.

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