Monday June 7th 2010

Thought for the Day

“Knowing is not enough;
we must apply.
Willing is not enough;
we must do.”

~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
(1749-1832)



*Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

File:Der junge Goethe, gemalt von Angelica Kauffmann 1787.JPG | From Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaBorn: 28 August 1749
Died: 22 March 1832

A German writer, pictorial artist, biologist, theoretical physicist, and polymath. He is considered the supreme genius of modern German literature. His works span the fields of poetry, drama, prose, philosophy, and science. His Faust has been called the greatest long poem of modern European literature. His other well-known literary works include his numerous poems, the Bildungsroman Wilhelm Meister’s Apprenticeship, and the epistolary novel The Sorrows of Young Werther.

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Comments

Monday June 7th 2010 — 1 Comment

  1. Knowing & willing are the imagination, are changed any time. But ‘apply’ & ‘do’ are the character, are not changed.

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