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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
19th century
18th century
Place of birth: Germany

To do good needs no consideration.



"To do good needs no consideration; it is doubt that makes good evil. Don’t reflect; do good as you feel."

Source: Iphigenia in Tauris



(German, French)

Um Guts zu tun, braucht's keiner Überlegung.

Pour faire le bien, il n'est pas besoin de délibérer.

See also 

See also...

Those who would do evil never fail to find a reason.

Do not wait to be perfect to start something good.

It is a thousand times easier to do good than to do it well.

Quotes for: good


Quotes for: good

Where all is well, there is no such thing as injustice. Justice and goodness are inseparable.

The best is the enemy of good.

How far that little candle throws its beams! So shines a good deed in a naughty world.

The usual pretext of those who make others unhappy is that they do it for their own good.

For there is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.

Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.


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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