Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
When an idea is wanting, a word can always be found to take its place.
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I do not know everything; still many things I understand.
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.
More light! Give me more light!
Reason can never be popular. Passions and feelings may become popular, but reason will always remain the sole property of a few eminent individuals.
Divide and rule, a sound motto. Unite and lead, a better one.
Three things are to be looked to in a building: that it stands on the right spot; that it be securely founded; that it be successfully executed.
The true, prescriptive artist strives after artistic truth; the lawless artist, following blind instinct, after an appearance of naturalness. The one leads to the highest peaks of art, the other to its lowest depths.
Everything in the world may be endured, except continual prosperity.
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.
There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.
Death is the liberator of him whom freedom cannot release, the physician of him whom medicine cannot cure, and the comforter of him whom time cannot console.
If you do bad things to show how best you are, you'll fail. 'Cause people will see the kind of a stupid you are, not your wisdom.
A man's brain has a more difficult time shifting from thinking to feeling than a women's brain does.
Not managing your time and making excuses are two bad habits. Don't put them both together by claiming you 'don't have the time'.
Worry - a God, invisible but omnipotent. It steals the bloom from the cheek and lightness from the pulse it takes away the appetite, and turns the hair gray.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
Hope is the word which God has written on the brow of every man.
I never make a movie for awards consideration. I will use the hope of getting an Academy Award a) to honor the people who work so hard and also b) it's the greatest Good Housekeeping seal in the world. It's the greatest brand. It's as good as Louis Vuitton and Dior in the world of moviemaking. It's the Super Bowl.
Wealth, like happiness, is never attained when sought after directly. It comes as a by-product of providing a useful service.
We're five people, five individuals who came together to create something, to make music and to complete each other musically, to form a perfect circle.