Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

German scientist, satirist and Anglophile.
Those who have racked their brains to discover new proofs have perhaps been induced to do so by a compulsion they could not quite explain to themselves. Instead of giving us their new proofs they should have explained to us the motivation that constrained them to search for them.More Georg Christoph Lichtenberg quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
People who never have any time on their hands are those who do the least.More Georg Christoph Lichtenberg quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The most dangerous untruths are truths slightly distorted.More Georg Christoph Lichtenberg quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
If people should ever start to do only what is necessary millions would die of hunger.More Georg Christoph Lichtenberg quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
One's first step in wisdom is to question everything - and one's last is to come to terms with everything.More Georg Christoph Lichtenberg quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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