He was brilliant, insightful and troubled at times, too… but this is a great quote from Johann Wolfgang von Goethe: “Divide and rule, a sound motto; unite and lead, a better one.”
It’s sad sometimes how, per Goethe’s quote above, we at times need to separate into distinct groups in order to have harmony…but in a close future, the habit will be one of uniting…and so a better you, me, all of us.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832) was a German writer, philosopher and artist, and a leading figure in German literature. His works include The Sorrows of Young Werther and Faust. His ideas and writings were highly influential to the 19th century.