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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe:

German writer and statesman.
Born: 1749 - Died: 1832
Period:
19th century
18th century
Place of birth: Germany
Germany
Source: Faust: The First Part of the Tragedy

Quote

All theory, dear friend, is gray, but the golden tree of life springs ever green,"
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Faust: The First Part of the Tragedy



All theory, dear friend, is gray, but the golden tree of life springs ever green,

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Translation  

Translation

(French, German, Italian)


FrenchQuote
Grise, mon ami, est toute théorie,
Mais vert est l'arbre d'or de la vie."

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Faust. Une tragédie

GermanQuote
Grau, teurer Freund, ist alle Theorie und grün des Lebens goldner Baum."
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Faust. Eine Tragödie

ItalianQuote
E' grigia, caro amico, qualunque teoria. Verde è l'albero d'oro della vita."


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