Jean Paul Richter
Jean Paul (21 March 1763 – 14 November 1825), born Johann Paul Friedrich Richter, was a German Romantic writer, best known for his humorous novels and stories. more »
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''The greatest hatred, like the greatest virtue and the worst dogs, is silent.''Jean Paul Richter (1763-1825), German novelist. Hesperus, ch. 12 (1795).
''Whenever, at a party, I have been in the mood to study fools, I have always looked for a great beauty: they always gather round her like flies around a fruit stall.''Jean Paul Richter (1763-1825), German novelist. Hesperus, ch. 21 (1795).
''Our birthdays are feathers in the broad wing of time.''Jean Paul Richter (1763-1825), German novelist. Titan, ch. 47 (1803).