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Otto Weininger
(1880-1903) born on
Apr 03
Austrian philosopher. His single work, "Geschlecht und Charakter" 1903 (Sex and Character), served as a sourcebook for anti-Semitic propagandists.
         
   
F
Talent is hereditary; it may be the common possession of a whole family (e.g., the Bach family); genius is not transmitted; it is never diffused, but is strictly individual.

R
The genius which runs to madness is no longer genius.
A
All genius is a conquering of chaos and mystery.
N
Fate determines many things, no matter how we struggle.
K
Everything evil is revenge.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: Sex and Character," Pt. II, Ch. 4
R: "Sex and Character."
A: "Sex and Character."
N: In "Webster's Electronic Quotebase," ed. Keith Mohler, 1994.
K: In "2,715 One-Line Quotations for Speakers, Writers & Raconteurs," by Edward F. Murphy, 1981.
   


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