Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

(28 August 1749 – 22 March 1832 / Frankfurt am Main)

As Broad As It's Long - Poem by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

MODEST men must needs endure,

And the bold must humbly bow;
Thus thy fate's the same, be sure,

Whether bold or modest thou.


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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 1, 2004



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