Georg Christoph Lichtenberg Quote

There are people who possess not so much genius as a certain talent for perceiving the desires of the century, or even of the decade, before it has done so itself.


D 70 - Aphorisms (1765-1799) - Notebook D (1773-1775)

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There are people who possess not so much genius as a certain talent for perceiving the desires of the century, or even of the decade, before it has...

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There are people who possess not so much genius as a certain talent for perceiving the desires of the century, or even of the decade, before it has...

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There are people who possess not so much genius as a certain talent for perceiving the desires of the century, or even of the decade, before it has...

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There are people who possess not so much genius as a certain talent for perceiving the desires of the century, or even of the decade, before it has...