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Georg Brandes Quotes & Sayings
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Last updated Oct 2020
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The stream of time sweeps away errors, and leaves the truth for the inheritance of humanity
When I was a little boy I did not, of course, trouble much about my appearance.
The war imbued my tin soldiers with quite a new interest. It was impossible to have boxes enough of them.
The stream of time sweeps away errors, and leaves the truth for the inheritance of humanity.
The person upon whom the schoolboys' attention centred was, of course, the Headmaster.
The Danish glee: the national version of cheerfulness.
That a literature in our time is living is shown in that way that it debates problems.
Six hours a day I lived under school discipline in active intercourse with people none of whom were known to those at home, and the other hours of the twenty-four I spent at home, or with relatives of the people at home, none of whom were known to anybody at school.
School is a foretaste of life.
Poor is the power of the lead that becomes bullets compared to the power of the hot metal that becomes types.
On the whole, the world was friendly. It chiefly depended on whether one were good or not.
My father, though, could run very much faster. It was impossible to compete with him on the grass. But it was astonishing how slow old people were. Some of them could not run up a hill and called it trying to climb stairs.
Just about this time, when in imagination I was so great a warrior, I had good use in real life for more strength, as I was no longer taken to school by the nurse, but instead had myself to protect my brother, two years my junior.
It was jolly in the country. A cow and little pigs to play with and milk warm from the cow.
It gradually dawned upon me that there was no one more difficult to please than my mother.
I was not given to looking at life in a rosy light.
I was not afraid of what I did not like. To overcome dislike of a thing often satisfied one's feeling of honour.
I was at home then in the world of figures, but not in that of values.
I was always hearing that I was pale and thin and small.
I was a town child, it is true, but that did not prevent me enjoying open-air life, with plants and animals.
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