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by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)

Die stille Freude wollt ihr stören?
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Die stille Freude wollt ihr stören?
Laßt mich bei meinem Becher Wein;
Mit andern kann man sich belehren,
Begeistert wird man nur allein.

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Confirmed with Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Poetische Werke, Band 2, Berlin, 1960, page 108.


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This text was added to the website: 2019-05-26
Line count: 4
Word count: 23