Adelbert Chamisso

Adelbert Chamisso

German writer and botanist
Because it appears to me a hazardous thing to exchange my soul for my shadow.More Adelbert Chamisso quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
All possible means were used by the infatuated parents to conclude the bargain; and deception put an end to these usual artifices.More Adelbert Chamisso quotes [09/28/2011 03:09:24]
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]
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 [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
This man, although he appeared so humble and embarrassed in his air and manners, and passed so unheeded, had inspired me with such a feeling of horror by the unearthly paleness of his countenance, from which I could not avert my eyes, that I was unable longer to endure it.More Adelbert Chamisso quotes [09/28/2011 03:09:45]

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