Adelbert Chamisso

Adelbert Chamisso

German writer and botanist
A person without a shadow should keep out of the sun, that is the only safe and rational plan.More Adelbert Chamisso quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The word majesty was now dropped; but, with the deepest respect and humility, I was addressed as the count. What could I do? I accepted the title, and from that moment I was known as Count Peter.More Adelbert Chamisso quotes [09/28/2011 03:09:39]
I will give you three days to seek your shadow. Return to me in the course of that time with a well-fitted shadow, and you shall receive a hearty welcome; otherwise, on the fourth day - remember, on the fourth day - my daughter becomes the wife of another.More Adelbert Chamisso quotes [09/28/2011 03:09:56]
When I spoke, I was listened to; and I was at a loss to know how I had so easily acquired the art of commanding attention, and giving the tone to the conversation.More Adelbert Chamisso quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
What use would wings be to a man bound in iron fetters? They would only drive him to even greater despair.More Adelbert Chamisso quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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