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Georg Buchner (1813 – 1837)


German dramatist and writer of prose.
Georg Buchner
The stars are scattered all over the sky like shimmering tears, there must be great pain in the eye from which they trickled.
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That is a long word: forever!
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The statue of Freedom has not been cast yet, the furnace is hot, we can all still burn our fingers.




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Raise your eyes and count the small gang of your oppressors who are only strong through the blood they suck from you and through your arms which you lend them unwillingly.
Buchner Georg
Whoever finishes a revolution only halfway, digs his own grave.
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Supreme power rests in the will of all or of the majority.
Georg Buchner
Ill know how to die with courage; that is easier than living.
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Murder begins where self-defense ends.
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The strides of humanity are slow, they can only be counted in centuries.
Buchner Georg
People like us are unhappy in this world and in the next, I guess if we made it to heaven, wed have to help make it thunder.
Georg Buchner
Revolution is like Saturn, it devours its own children.




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The death clock is ticking slowly in our breast, and each drop of blood measures its time, and our life is a lingering fever.
Georg Buchner
The power of the people and the power of reason are one.
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The revolutionary government is the despotism of liberty against tyranny.
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The breath of an aristocrat is the death rattle of freedom.
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The weapon of the Republic is terror, and virtue is its strength.
Georg Buchner
They say in the grave there is peace, and peace and the grave are one and the same.
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Your words smell of corpses.
Georg Buchner
We have not made the Revolution, the Revolution has made us.
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We are always on stage, even when we are stabbed in earnest at the end.


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