Top 15 Quotes & Sayings by Christian Friedrich Hebbel

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Christian Friedrich Hebbel

Christian Friedrich Hebbel was a German poet and dramatist.

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That Man, who flees from truth, should have invented the mirror is the greatest of historical miracles.
With someone who holds nothing but trumps, it is impossible to play cards.
What you can become you are already.
What a vast difference there is between the barbarism that precedes culture and the barbarism that follows it.
One lie does not cost you one truth, but the truth.
If anything were FULLY explained, everything would be explained.
Most people are good only so long as they believe others to be so.
In a good play, everyone is in the right. — © Christian Friedrich Hebbel
In a good play, everyone is in the right.
Reason is the substance of the universe. The design of the world is absolutely rational.
It's incredible how much intelligence is used in this world to prove nonsense.
If language had been the creation not of poetry but of logic, we should only have one. — © Christian Friedrich Hebbel
If language had been the creation not of poetry but of logic, we should only have one.
Whoever wants to be a judge of human nature should study people's excuses.
There are persons who always find a hair in their plate of soup for the simple reason that, when they sit down before it, they shake their heads until one falls in.
Religion is the highest vanity.
If you hate something thoroughly without knowing why, you can be sure there is something of it in your own nature.
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