Georg C. Lichtenberg Quotes

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much-can-be-inferred-about-a-man-from-his-mistress-in-her-one-beholds-his-weaknesses-and-his-dreams
even-truth-needs-to-be-clad-in-new-garments-if-it-is-to-appeal-to-a-new-age
i-cannot-say-whether-things-will-get-better-if-we-change-what-i-can-say-is-they-must-change-if-they-are-to-get-better
never-undertake-anything-for-which-you-wouldnt-have-the-courage-to-ask-the-blessings-of-heaven
the-pleasures-of-the-imagination-are-as-it-were-only-drawings-and-models-which-are-played-with-by-poor-people-who-cannot-afford-the-real-thing
everyone-is-a-genius-at-least-once-a-year-the-real-geniuses-simply-have-their-bright-ideas-closer-together
nothing-is-more-conducive-to-peace-of-mind-than-not-having-any-opinion-at-all
perhaps-in-time-the-socalled-dark-ages-will-be-thought-of-as-including-our-own
libraries-can-in-general-be-too-narrow-too-wide-for-soul-georg-c-lichtenberg
body-soul-horse-harnessed-beside-ox-georg-c-lichtenberg
every-condition-soul-has-its-own-sign-expressionso-you-will-see-how-hard-it-is-to-seem-original-without-being-georg-c-lichtenberg
the-rules-grammar-are-mere-human-statutes-which-is-why-when-he-speaks-out-possessed-devil-himself-speaks-bad-latin-georg-c-lichtenberg
the-highest-level-than-can-be-reached-by-mediocre-but-experienced-mind-is-talent-for-uncovering-weaknesses-those-greater-than-itself-georg-c-lichtenberg
nothing-makes-one-old-quickly-as-everpresent-thought-that-one-is-growing-older-georg-c-lichtenberg
probably-no-invention-came-more-easily-to-man-than-heaven-georg-c-lichtenberg
of-all-inventions-man-i-doubt-whether-any-was-more-easily-accomplished-than-that-heaven-georg-c-lichtenberg
there-exists-species-transcendental-ventriloquism-by-means-which-men-can-be-made-to-believe-that-something-said-on-earth-comes-from-heaven-georg-c-lichtenberg
i-am-always-grieved-when-man-real-talent-dies-the-world-needs-such-men-more-than-heaven-does-georg-c-lichtenberg
never-undertake-anything-unless-you-have-heart-to-ask-heavens-blessing-on-your-undertaking-georg-c-lichtenberg
the-fruits-philosophy-are-important-thing-not-philosophy-itself-when-we-ask-time-we-dont-want-to-know-how-watches-are-made-georg-c-lichtenberg
with-prophecies-commentator-is-often-more-important-man-than-prophet-georg-c-lichtenberg
the-human-tendency-to-regard-little-things-as-important-has-produced-many-great-things-georg-c-lichtenberg
what-blessing-it-would-be-if-we-could-open-shut-our-earsas-easily-as-we-open-shut-our-eyes-georg-c-lichtenberg
why-does-suppurating-lung-give-little-warning-sore-on-finger-much-georg-c-lichtenberg
everyone-is-genius-at-least-once-year-georg-c-lichtenberg
do-not-take-too-artificial-view-mankind-but-judge-them-from-natural-standpoint-deeming-them-neither-over-good-nor-over-bad-georg-c-lichtenberg
man-loves-company-even-if-it-is-only-that-small-burning-candle-georg-c-lichtenberg
with-god-thoughts-are-colors-with-us-they-are-pigmentseven-most-abstract-one-may-be-accompanied-by-physical-pain-georg-c-lichtenberg
to-err-is-human-also-in-far-as-animals-seldom-never-err-at-least-only-cleverest-them-do-georg-c-lichtenberg
god-creates-animals-man-creates-himself-georg-c-lichtenberg
god-created-man-in-his-own-image-says-bible-philosophers-reverse-process-they-create-god-in-theirs-georg-c-lichtenberg
if-all-else-fails-character-man-can-be-recognized-by-nothing-surely-as-by-jest-which-he-takes-badly-georg-c-lichtenberg
men-still-have-to-be-governed-by-deception-georg-c-lichtenberg
every-man-has-his-moral-backside-which-he-refrains-from-showing-unless-he-has-to-keeps-covered-as-long-as-possible-with-trousers-decorum-georg-c-lichtenberg
if-people-should-ever-start-to-do-only-what-is-necessary-millions-would-die-hunger-georg-c-lichtenberg
before-we-blame-we-should-first-see-whether-we-cannot-excuse-georg-c-lichtenberg
imagine-world-greatly-magnified-that-particles-light-look-like-twentyfourpound-cannon-balls-georg-c-lichtenberg
i-look-upon-book-reviews-as-infantile-disease-which-newborn-books-are-subject-to-georg-c-lichtenberg
we-are-obliged-to-regard-many-our-original-minds-as-crazy-at-least-until-we-have-become-as-clever-as-they-are-georg-c-lichtenberg
knowledge-acquired-too-rapidly-without-being-personally-supplemented-is-never-productive-georg-c-lichtenberg
to-grow-wiser-means-to-learn-to-know-better-better-faults-to-which-this-instrument-with-which-we-feel-judge-can-be-subject-georg-c-lichtenberg
the-sure-conviction-that-we-could-if-we-wanted-to-is-reason-many-good-minds-are-idle-georg-c-lichtenberg
a-book-which-above-all-others-in-world-should-be-forbidden-is-catalogue-forbidden-books-georg-c-lichtenberg
everyone-should-study-at-least-enough-philosophy-belleslettres-to-make-his-sexual-experience-more-delectable-georg-c-lichtenberg
if-it-is-permissible-to-write-plays-that-are-not-intended-to-be-seen-i-should-like-to-see-who-can-prevent-me-from-writing-book-no-one-can-read-georg-c-lichtenberg
is-it-not-strange-that-mankind-should-willingly-battle-for-religion-unwillingly-live-according-to-its-precepts-georg-c-lichtenberg
is-it-unjust-that-man-should-leave-world-by-same-gate-through-which-he-entered-it-georg-c-lichtenberg
before-one-blames-one-should-always-find-out-whether-one-cannot-excuse-georg-c-lichtenberg
truly-men-make-too-little-use-their-lives-it-is-no-wonder-that-world-should-still-be-in-such-poor-way-georg-c-lichtenberg
a-good-metaphor-is-something-even-police-should-keep-eye-on-georg-c-lichtenberg
the-wisdom-providence-is-as-much-revealed-in-rarity-genius-as-in-circumstance-that-not-everyone-is-deaf-blind-georg-c-lichtenberg
one-our-forefathers-must-have-read-forbidden-book-georg-c-lichtenberg
it-often-takes-more-courage-to-change-ones-opinion-than-to-stick-to-it-georg-c-lichtenberg
if-another-messiah-was-born-he-could-hardly-do-much-good-as-printingpress-georg-c-lichtenberg
be-attentive-feel-nothing-in-vain-measure-compare-this-is-whole-law-philosophy-georg-c-lichtenberg
the-construction-universe-is-certainly-much-easier-to-explain-than-is-that-plant-georg-c-lichtenberg