Thoughtful Thursday: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe at age 69

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe at age 69 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe is known as one of the most prolific writers in German literature.  One of his most famous works is the play Faust.  He wrote works of fiction, poetry and philosophy.

 

Die beste Bildung findet ein gescheiter Mensch auf Reisen.
The best education for a clever person is found in travel.

– J.W. von GoetheWilhelm Meisters Lehrjahre

 

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