Georg Christoph Lichtenberg Quote

The noble simplicity in the works of nature only too often originates in the noble shortsightedness of him who observes it.


H 1 - Aphorisms (1765-1799) - Notebook H (1784-1788)

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The noble simplicity in the works of nature only too often originates in the noble shortsightedness of him who observes it.

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The noble simplicity in the works of nature only too often originates in the noble shortsightedness of him who observes it.

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The noble simplicity in the works of nature only too often originates in the noble shortsightedness of him who observes it.

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The noble simplicity in the works of nature only too often originates in the noble shortsightedness of him who observes it.