Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

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Georg Christoph Lichtenberg (1 July 1742 – 24 February 1799) was a German scientist, satirist and Anglophile. As a scientist, he was the first to hold a professorship explicitly dedicated to experimental physics in Germany. Today, he is remembered for his posthumously published notebooks, which he himself called Sudelbücher, a description modeled o ...
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11 November 2014
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.
11 November 2014
There is no greater impediment to progress in the sciences than the desire to see it take place too quickly.
11 November 2014
The sure conviction that we could if we wanted to is the reason so many good minds are idle.
11 November 2014
It is almost everywhere the case that soon after it is begotten the greater part of human wisdom is laid to rest in repositories.
11 November 2014
Nothing makes one old so quickly as the ever-present thought that one is growing older.

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