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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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Biography - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe:

German writer and statesman.
Born: 1749 - Died: 1832
Period:
19th century
18th century
Place of birth: Germany
Germany

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The mood which emanates from architecture comes close to the effect of music.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe




Translation  

Translation

(German, French)


German
Die Stimmung, die von der Baukunst ausgeht, kommt dem Effekt der Musik nahe.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

French
L'ambiance qui émane de l'architecture se rapproche de l'effet de la musique.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe




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Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.”
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Architecture is the great book of humanity, the principal expression of man in his different stages of development, either as a force or as an intelligence.”
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Thus, down to the time of Gutenberg, architecture is the principal writing, the universal writing.”
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Architecture has recorded the great ideas of the human race. Not only every religious symbol, but every human thought has its page in that vast book.”
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I call architecture frozen music.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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The ancient Romans built their greatest masterpieces of architecture, their amphitheaters, for wild beasts to fight in.”
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The terrifying and edible beauty of Art Nouveau architecture.”
Salvador Dalí
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We know accurately only when we know little; with knowledge, doubt increases.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Maxims and Reflections
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As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Faust: A Tragedy
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In all things it is better to hope than to despair.”
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The aim of living is Life itself.”
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It is not enough to take steps, which may someday lead to a goal; each step must be itself a goal and a step likewise.”
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All theory, dear friend, is gray, but the golden tree of life springs ever green,”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Faust: A Tragedy
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