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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Quote of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - One never goes so far as...

Biography - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe:

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

One never goes so far as when one no longer knows where one is going.



(French, German)

On ne va jamais aussi loin que lorsqu'on ne sait plus où l'on va.

Man geht nie weiter, als wenn man nicht mehr weiß, wohin man geht.

See also 

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If you don't know where you are going any road can take you there.

Quotes for: way


Quotes for: way

Each man must invent his own path.

Be confident: Truth is not the end of the way, it is the way itself.

The way up and down is one and the same.

Courage in the path is what makes the path manifest itself.

When you find your path, you must not be afraid. You need to have sufficient courage to make mistakes.

A straight path never leads anywhere except to the objective.


Johann Wolfgang von Goethe also said...

In all things it is better to hope than to despair.

As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.

We know accurately only when we know little; with knowledge, doubt increases.

The aim of living is Life itself.

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.

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

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