Adelbert Chamisso

Adelbert Chamisso

German writer and botanist
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]
Of what use were wings to a man fast bound in chains of iron?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]
On recovering my senses, I hastened to quit a place where I hoped there was nothing further to detain me. I first filled my pockets with gold, then fastened the strings of the purse round my neck, and concealed it in my bosom.More Adelbert Chamisso quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
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