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Born: 1970-01-01
Profession: Critic
Nation: German
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For me the greatest beauty always lies in the greatest clarity.

Tags: Beauty, Greatest, Lies

A single grateful thought toward heaven is the most perfect prayer.

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He who doesn't lose his wits over certain things has no wits to lose.

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If some things don't make you lose your sense of reason, then you have none to lose.

Tags: Lose, Reason, Sense

The most deadly fruit is borne by the hatred which one grafts on an extinguished friendship.

Tags: Friendship, Fruit, Hatred

A heretic is a man who sees with his own eyes.

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Let us be lazy in everything, except in loving and drinking, except in being lazy.

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It is not the truth that a man possesses, or believes that he possesses, but the earnest effort which he puts forward to reach the truth, which constitutes the worth of a man.

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Absolute truth belongs to Thee alone.

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For the will and not the gift makes the giver.

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Let the devil catch you but by a single hair, and you are his forever.

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One can drink too much, but one never drinks enough.

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They make glorious shipwreck who are lost in seeking worlds.

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Would that we could at once paint with the eyes! In the long way from the eye through the arm to the pencil, how much is lost!

Tags: Eyes, Lost, Once