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For myself, I can only say that I am astonished and somewhat terrified at the results of this evening's experiments. Astonished at the wonderful power you have developed, and terrified at the thought that so much hideous and bad music may be put on

Goethe


Women of genius commonly have masculine faces, figures and manners. In transplanting brains to an alien soil God leaves a little of the original earth clinging to the roots.

Goethe


There's nothing to writing. All you do is sit at a typewriter and open a vein.

Goethe


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Goethe


Good government never depends upon laws, but upon the personal qualities of those who govern. The machinery of government is always subordinate to the will of those who administer that machinery. The most important element of government, therefore,

Goethe


Mental power tended to corrupt, and absolute intelligence tended to corrupt absolutely, until the victim eschewed violence entirely in favor of smart solutions to stupid problems.

Goethe


Television is now so desperately hungry for material that it is scraping the top of the barrel.

Goethe


Zero Mostel: That's it baby! When you got it, flaunt it! Flaunt it!

Goethe Johann Wolfgang von


Before you ask more questions, think about whether you really want to know the answers.

Goethe Johann van





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