Quotations by Author

Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

Perhaps in time the so-called Dark Ages will be thought of as including our own.

There exists a species of transcendental ventriloquism by means of which men can be made to believe that something said on earth comes from Heaven.

We accumulate our opinions at an age when our understanding is at its weakest.

We cannot remember too often that when we observe nature, and especially the ordering of nature, it is always ourselves alone we are observing.