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G. C. Lichtenberg
(1742-1799) born on
Jul 01
German physicist, writer. He is best known for his satirical wit ridiculing metaphysical and romantic excesses.
         
   
F
With the majority of people unbelief in one thing is founded on the blind belief in another.

R
We have no words for speaking of wisdom to the stupid. He who understands the wise is wise already.
A
With prophecies the commentator is often a more important man than the prophet.
N
What most clearly characterizes true freedom and its true employment is its misemployment.
K
With a pen in my hand I have successfully stormed bulwarks from which others armed with sword and excommunication have been repulsed.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: In <a href="http://www.cyber-nation.com/cgi-bin/victory/quotations/qlreferral/quotelib.pl?id=10115">The Ultimate Success Quotations Library</a>, 1997.
R: "Aphorisms," "Notebook E," aph. 49 (written 1765 --99; tr. by R. J. Hollingdale, 1990).
A: Aphorisms, "Notebook H," aph. 23 (written 1765 --99; tr. by R. J. Hollingdale, 1990).
N: "Aphorisms," "Notebook L," aph. 49 (written 1765-99; tr. by R. J. Hollingdale, 1990).
K: "Aphorisms," "Notebook E," aph. 76 (written 1765 --99; tr. by R. J. Hollingdale, 1990).
   


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