Georg Christoph Lichtenberg Quote

To receive applause for works which do not demand all our powers hinders our advance towards a perfecting of our spirit. It usually means that thereafter we stand still.


K 42 - Aphorisms (1765-1799) - Notebook K (1789-1793)

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To receive applause for works which do not demand all our powers hinders our advance towards a perfecting of our spirit. It usually means that...

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To receive applause for works which do not demand all our powers hinders our advance towards a perfecting of our spirit. It usually means that...

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To receive applause for works which do not demand all our powers hinders our advance towards a perfecting of our spirit. It usually means that...

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To receive applause for works which do not demand all our powers hinders our advance towards a perfecting of our spirit. It usually means that...