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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsJohann Wolfgang von Goethe
Born: August 28, 1749
Died: March 22, 1832 (aged 82)
Occupation: Poet, novelist, playwright, diplomat
Bio: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe was a German writer, artist, and politician. His body of work includes epic and lyric poetry written in a variety of metres and styles; prose and verse dramas; memoirs; an autobiography; literary and aesthetic criticism; treatises on botany, anatomy, and colour; and four novels.
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“there is bound to be a certain amount of trouble running any country if you are president the trouble happens to you but if you are a tyrant you can arrange things so that most of the trouble happens to other people”