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Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

1749-1832. German poet, novelist and dramatist, author of "Faust".

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The hero draws inspiration from the virtue of his ancestors.

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For a man to achieve all that is demanded of him he must regard himself as greater than he is.

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

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Character is formed in the stormy billows of the world.

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Human beings, by change, renew, rejuvenate ourselves; otherwise we harden.

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

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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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We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe.

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

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Plunge boldly into the thick of life, and seize it where you will, it is always interesting.

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