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 Johann Wolfgang von Goethe once said...

What they're accustomed to is no great matter, But then, alas! they've read an awful deal. [Ger., Zwar sind sie an das Beste nicht gewohnt, Allein sie haben schrecklich viel gelesen.]

In Reading Quotes, by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe , Source: Faust--Vorspiel auf dem Theater (l. 13), (Bayard Taylor's translation)

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