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Quotation by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
He who has a task to perform must know how to take sides, or he is quite unworthy of it.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749–1832), German poet, dramatist. Propyläen, introduction (1798).
This periodical, founded by Goethe, took its title from the gateway to the Acropolis of Athens.
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