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Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes. Goethe (1749)

Date added: 09/03/2016

Oh how the spell before my sight brings nature's hidden ways to light. See! All things with each other blending, each to each its being lending, all on each in turn depending, heavenly ministers descending, and again to heaven ascending, floating, mingling, interweaving. . . . Can heart of man embrace Illimitable Nature? Goethe (1749)

Date added: 09/25/2011

"Die and become," that is, "Die to this existence and be reborn on a higher level." Goethe (1749)

Date added: 09/25/2011

Where there is plenty of light there is strong shadow. Goethe (1749)

Date added: 09/25/2011

And here I am at last, a very fool, with useless learning curst, no wiser than at first. Goethe (1749)

Date added: 09/25/2011

One must strive to become what one is. Goethe (1749)

Date added: 09/25/2011
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