Ephraim Lessing

Ephraim Lessing

Borrowing is not much better than begging.
[Ger., Borgen ist nicht viel besser als betteln.]More Ephraim Lessing quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The real beggar is indeed the true and only king.
[Ger., Der wahre Bettler ist
Doch einzig und allein der wahre Konig.]More Ephraim Lessing quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Joy makes us giddy, dizzy.
[Ger., Die Freude macht drehend, wirblicht.]More Ephraim Lessing quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
While Fell was reposing himself in the hay,
A reptile concealed bit his leg as he lay;
But, all venom himself, of the wound he made light,
And got well, while the scorpion died of the bite.More Ephraim Lessing quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Nothing under the sun is accidental, least of all that of which
the intention is so clearly evident.
[Ger., Nichts unter der Sonne ist Zufall--am wenigsten das wovon
die Absicht so klar in die Augen leuchtet.]More Ephraim Lessing quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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