Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

German scientist, satirist and Anglophile.
Theologians always try to turn the Bible into a book without common sense.More Georg Christoph Lichtenberg quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The thoughts written on the walls of madhouses by their inmates might be worth publicizing.More Georg Christoph Lichtenberg quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is almost impossible to carry the torch of truth through a crowd without singeing somebody's beard.More Georg Christoph Lichtenberg quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
That man is the noblest creature may also be inferred from the fact that no other creature has yet contested this claim.More Georg Christoph Lichtenberg quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
People often become scholars for the same reason they become soldiers: simply because they are unfit for any other station. Their right hand has to earn them a livelihood; one might say they lie down like bears in winter and seek sustenance from their paws.More Georg Christoph Lichtenberg quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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