Historical Quotes By Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Quotes from the famous, and the not so famous throughout history. The following were made by
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe.
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I do not know everything, still many things I understand.
What we do not understand we do not possess.
Correction does much, but encouragement does more.
The home is not the one tame place in the world of adventure. It is the one wild place in the world of rules and set tasks.
G. K. Chesterton
Spiral staircases in medieval castles are running clockwise. This is because all knights used to be right-handed. This insured that knights running down the stars had the advantage over knights running up the stairs to invade.