"Piety is not a goal but a means to attain through the purest peace of mind the highest culture."
"When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace."Johann Wolfgang von Goethe on Jimi Hendrix
"An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind."Johann Wolfgang von Goethe on Mahatma Gandhi
"If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other."Johann Wolfgang von Goethe on Mother Teresa
"I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality... I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word."Johann Wolfgang von Goethe on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us, and the world will be as one."Johann Wolfgang von Goethe on John Lennon
"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."