Find important quotes and citations by the author Gotthold Ephraim Lessing.
Quote 2852The most deadly fruit is borne by the hatred which one grafts on an extinguished friendship
Quote 2851For the will and not the gift makes the giver
Quote 2850It is not the truth that a man possesses, or believes that he possesses, but the earnest effort which he puts forward to reach the truth, which constitutes the worth of a man.
Quote 2849One can drink too much, but one never drinks enough
Quote 2848Let us be lazy in everything, except in loving and drinking, except in being lazy.
Quote 2847A single grateful thought toward heaven is the most perfect prayer.
Quote 2846He who doesn't lose his wits over certain things has no wits to lose
Quote 2845Let the devil catch you but by a single hair, and you are his forever
Quote 877For me the greatest beauty always lies in the greatest clarity