Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Goethe” in chapter 28, page 189 of Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Book and heart: essays on literature and life:

...s. As a matter of fact, it always seems as if the interesting people had just passed away, as in any town it always seems as if the really fine trees had lately died or had been cut down. But, as Goethe remarked, the old trees must fall in order to give the younger growth a chance; and it would be wiser to say that the really interesting people are always those who survive. The younger they are, i...
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Goethe 500 8 0 0 0 user votes
J. W. Von Goethe 104 0 0 0 0 user votes
Wolfgang A. Von Goethe 90 0 0 0 0 user votes
J. W. Goethe 52 0 0 0 0 user votes
John Wolfgang Von Goethe 20 0 0 0 0 user votes
A. M. Goethe 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
Henry Goethe 2 0 0 0 0 user votes

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