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1828


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Title page from Goethes Faust.

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" More light!"


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"A really great talent finds its happiness in execution."


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"A useless life is an early death."


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"Love and desire are the spirits wings to great deeds."


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"Nature knows no pause in progress and development and attaches her curse on all inaction."


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"What is important in life is life and not the result of life."


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"To the person with a firm purpose all men and things are servants."


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"Wisdom is found only in truth."


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"None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free."


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"I do not know myself and God forbid that I should."


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"Go to foreign countries and you will get to know the good things one possesses at home."


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"We cant form our children on our own concepts we must take them and love them as God gives them to us."


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


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"One must ask children and birds how cherries and strawberries taste."


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"As soon as you trust yourself you will know how to live."


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"The Christian religion though scattered and abroad will in the end gather itself together at the foot of the cross."


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"The mediator of the inexpressible is the work of art."


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"Great thoughts and a pure heart that is what we should ask from God."


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"Piety is not a goal but a means to attain through the purest peace of mind the highest culture."


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"This is the highest wisdom that I own freedom and life are earned by those alone who conquer them each day anew."


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"We cannot fashion our children after our desires we must have them and love them as God has given them to us."


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"Wood burns because it has the proper stuff in it and a man becomes famous because he has the proper stuff in him."


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"The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone."


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"Nothing is more fearful than imagination without taste."


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"I call architecture frozen music."


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"Few people have the imagination for reality."


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"It is the strange fate of man that even in the greatest of evils the fear of the worst continues to haunt him."


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"On all the peaks lies peace."


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"Girls we love for what they are young men for what they promise to be."


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"Which government is the best? The one that teaches us to govern ourselves."


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"He only earns his freedom and his life Who takes them every day by storm."


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"To rule is easy to govern difficult."


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"In nature we never see anything isolated but everything in connection with something else which is before it beside it under it and over it."


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"Trust yourself then you will know how to live."


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"If God had wanted me otherwise He would have created me otherwise."


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"The artist alone sees spirits. But after he has told of their appearing to him everybody sees them."


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"An unused life is an early death."


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"He is happiest be he king or peasant who finds peace in his home."


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"Death is a commingling of eternity with time in the death of a good man eternity is seen looking through time."


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"Devote each day to the object then in time and every evening will find something done."


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"The credit of advancing science has always been due to individuals and never to the age."


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"Ignorant men raise questions that wise men answered a thousand years ago."


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"It seems to never occur to fools that merit and good fortune are closely united."


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"It is not doing the thing we like to do but liking the thing we have to do that makes life blessed."


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"Personality is everything in art and poetry."


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"Age merely shows what children we remain."


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


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"Those who hope for no other life are dead even for this."


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"Happiness is a ball after which we run wherever it rolls and we push it with our feet when it stops."


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"Being brilliant is no great feat if you respect nothing."


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"We always have time enough if we will but use it aright."


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"One cannot develop taste from what is of average quality but only from the very best."


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"Every day we should hear at least one little song read one good poem see one exquisite picture and if possible speak a few sensible words."


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"One can be instructed in society one is inspired only in solitude."


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


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


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"The best government is that which teaches us to govern ourselves."


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"No one would talk much in society if they knew how often they misunderstood others."


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"Science arose from poetry... when times change the two can meet again on a higher level as friends."


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"I love those who yearn for the impossible."


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"All intelligent thoughts have already been thought what is necessary is only to try to think them again."


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"Error is acceptable as long as we are young but one must not drag it along into old age."


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"Doubt grows with knowledge."


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"Superstition is the poetry of life."


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"The person born with a talent they are meant to use will find their greatest happiness in using it."


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"Beauty is everywhere a welcome guest."


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"Men show their character in nothing more clearly than what they think laughable."


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"Character in great and little things means carrying through what you feel able to do."


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"Many people take no care of their money till they come nearly to the end of it and others do just the same with their time."


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"Character develops itself in the stream of life."


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"Only by joy and sorrow does a person know anything about themselves and their destiny. They learn what to do and what to avoid."


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"Where is the man who has the strength to be true and to show himself as he is?"


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"Self-knowledge comes from knowing other men."


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"If I love you what business is it of yours?"


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"What is uttered from the heart alone Will win the hearts of others to your own."


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"To witness two lovers is a spectacle for the gods."


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"There is a courtesy of the heart it is allied to love. From its springs the purest courtesy in the outward behavior."


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"All the knowledge I possess everyone else can acquire but my heart is all my own."


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"He who possesses art and science has religion he who does not possess them needs religion."


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"Beauty is a manifestation of secret natural laws which otherwise would have been hidden from us forever."


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"Music is either sacred or secular. The sacred agrees with its dignity and here has its greatest effect on life an effect that remains the same through all ages and epochs. Secular music should be cheerful throughout."


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"It is after all the greatest art to limit and isolate oneself."


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"The biggest problem with every art is by the use of appearance to create a loftier reality."


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"Love does not dominate it cultivates."


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"Just trust yourself then you will know how to live."


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"In art the best is good enough."


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"Love can do much but duty more."


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"First and last what is demanded of genius is love of truth."


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