"Beauty is a manifestation of secret natural laws, which otherwise would have been hidden from us forever."
"Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it."Johann Wolfgang von Goethe on Confucius
"To love beauty is to see light."Johann Wolfgang von Goethe on Victor Hugo
"Beauty is only skin deep. If you go after someone just because she's beautiful but don't have anything to talk about, it's going to get boring fast. You want to look beyond the surface and see if you can have fun or if you have anything in common with this person."Johann Wolfgang von Goethe on Amanda Peet
"A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears."Johann Wolfgang von Goethe on Anne Roiphe
"People are like stained - glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within."Johann Wolfgang von Goethe on Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
"Error is acceptable as long as we are young but one must not drag it along into old age."
"Age merely shows what children we remain."
"The credit of advancing science has always been due to individuals and never to the age."
"The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone."
"This is the highest wisdom that I own freedom and life are earned by those alone who conquer them each day anew."