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Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach

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Biography - Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach:

Austrian writer.
Born: 1830 - Died: 1916
Period:
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: Czech Republic
Czech Republic

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They understand but little who understand only what can be explained.
Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach



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Note



Other version: "Those who understand only what can be explained understand very little."




Translation  

Translation

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German
Die verstehen sehr wenig, die nur das verstehen, was sich erklären läßt.”
Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach

French
Ils ne comprennent que peu de chose ceux qui ne comprennent que ce qui peut être expliqué.”
Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach




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Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.”
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To have and not to give is in some cases worse than stealing.”
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In all intense joy there is a feeling of gratitude.”
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An aphorism is the last link in a long chain of thought.”
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How wise must one be to be always kind.”
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Only the thinking man lives his life, the thoughtless man's life passes him by.”
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Trust is courage, loyalty is strength.”
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