Wednesday November 23rd 2011

Thought for the Day

“If I accept you as you are,
I will make you worse;
however if I treat you as though
you are what you are capable of becoming,
I help you become that.”

~ 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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