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by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)

Der Aberglaube ist die Poesie des Lebens
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Der Aberglaube ist die Poesie des Lebens; 
deswegen schadet es dem Dichter nicht, 
abergläubisch zu sein.

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  • Also set in English, a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist , copyright © ; composed by Ralph Shapey.

Researcher for this text: Emily Ezust [Administrator]

This text was added to the website: 2015-03-23
Line count: 3
Word count: 16