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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Poems | Quotes | Articles

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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe poems, biography, quotes, examples of poetry, articles, essays and more. The best Johann Wolfgang von Goethe resource with comprehensive poet information, a list of poems, short poems, quotations, best poems, poet's works and more.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Biography...A German polymath: he was a poet, novelist, dramatist, humanist, scientist, theorist and painter.. German writer artist and politician


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von Goethe Quotes

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Quote Left The decline of literature indicates the decline of a nation. Quote Right
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Quote Left Go to foreign countries and you will get to know the good things one possesses at home. Quote Right
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Quote Left Magic is believing in yourself, if you can do that, you can make anything happen. Quote Right
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Quote Left Poetic fire sank low in me When it was God I sought to see, But up it flamed, up to the sky, When it was Evil I had to fly Quote Right
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Quote Left Beware of dissipating your powers; strive constantly to concentrate them. Genius thinks it can do whatever it sees others doing, but is sure to repent of every ill-judged outlay. Quote Right
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