"Science arose from poetry... when times change the two can meet again on a higher level as friends."
"If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude."Johann Wolfgang von Goethe on Maya Angelou
"Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle. And so we must straighten our backs and work for our freedom. A man can't ride you unless your back is bent."Johann Wolfgang von Goethe on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference."Johann Wolfgang von Goethe on Reinhold Niebuhr
"Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek."Johann Wolfgang von Goethe on Barack Obama
"You must be the change you wish to see in the world."Johann Wolfgang von Goethe on Mahatma Gandhi
"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."