Quotes by Georg C. Lichtenberg

Georg Christoph Lichtenberg was a German physicist, satirist, and Anglophile. As a scientist, he was the first to hold a professorship explicitly dedicated to experimental physics in Germany.

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Perhaps in time the so-called Dark Ages will be thought of as including our own.

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Man is a masterpiece of creation if for no other reason than that, all the weight of evidence for determinism notwithstanding, he believes he has free will.

Georg C. Lichtenberg
 
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Sickness is mankind's greatest defect.

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Nothing is more conducive to peace of mind than not having any opinion at all.

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Man loves company - even if it is only that of a small burning candle.

Georg C. Lichtenberg
 
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