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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

Quote

Where there is much light, the shadow is deep.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Götz von Berlichingen




Translation  

Translation

(French, German)


French
Là où il y a beaucoup de lumière, l'ombre est plus noire.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Götz von Berlichingen

German
Wo viel Licht ist, ist auch viel Schatten.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Götz von Berlichingen




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Where love rules, there is no will to power and where power predominates, there love is lacking. The one is the shadow of the other.”
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Even a single hair casts a shadow.”
Publilius Syrus
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All the diversity, all the charm, all the beauty of life are made up of light and shade.”
Leo Tolstoy
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Life's but a walking shadow, a poor player, that struts and frets his hour upon the stage, and then is heard no more it is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.”
William Shakespeare
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Men are the dreams of a shadow.”
Pindar
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Most of the shadows of this life are caused by our standing in one's own sunshine.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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To love beauty is to see light.”
Victor Hugo
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How far that little candle throws its beams! So shines a good deed in a naughty world.”
William Shakespeare - The Merchant of Venice
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Cinema is the form of modern writing whose ink is light.”
Jean Cocteau
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What light is to the eyes - what air is to the lungs - what love is to the heart, liberty is to the soul of man.”
Robert Green Ingersoll
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A smile costs less than electricity, but gives much light.”
Abbé Pierre
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All the diversity, all the charm, all the beauty of life are made up of light and shade.”
Leo Tolstoy
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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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