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Marie Ebner-Eschenbach
Marie Ebner-Eschenbach

An Austrian writer, Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach struggled for more than 25 years to be recognized as a dramatist. Relatives thought being a writer was beneath her station as a baroness and opposed her career choice. Her first plays were panned by critics. It wasn't until she was 45 that her reputation as one of the most important 19th century writers in the German language began to take sha…

Date of Birth: September 13, 1830
Date of Death: March 12, 1916


Found 28 quotes by Marie Ebner-Eschenbach .
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Marie Ebner-Eschenbach

"We don't believe in rheumatism and true love until after the first strike." Marie Ebner-Eschenbach
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"We don't believe in rheumatism or true love until we have been attacked by them." Marie Ebner-Eschenbach
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"Conquer, but don't triumph." Marie Ebner-Eschenbach
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"Even a stopped clock is right twice every day. After some years, it can boast of a long series of successes." Marie Ebner-Eschenbach
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"Authors from whom others steal should not complain, but rejoice. Where there is no game there are no poachers." Marie Ebner-Eschenbach
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"Parents forgive their children least readily for the faults they themselves instilled in them" Marie Ebner-Eschenbach
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"The poor man wishes to conceal his poverty, and the rich man his wealth: the former fears lest he be despised, the latter lest he be plundered." Marie Ebner-Eschenbach
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"In youth we learn; in age we understand." Marie Ebner-Eschenbach
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"None are so eager to gain new experience as those who don't know how to make use of the old ones." Marie Ebner-Eschenbach
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"You can't trust the 'specials' like the old time 'coppers' when you can't find your way home." Marie Ebner-Eschenbach
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Home   

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"Not what we experience, but how we perceive what we experience, determines our fate." Marie Ebner-Eschenbach
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Experience   

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"Whenever two good people argue over principles, they are both right." Marie Ebner-Eschenbach
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People   

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"If you have one good idea, people will lend you twenty." Marie Ebner-Eschenbach
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People   

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"He who believes in freedom of the will has never loved and never hated" Marie Ebner-Eschenbach
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Freedom   

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"Exceptions are not always the proof of the old rule; they can also be the harbinger of a new one." Marie Ebner-Eschenbach
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"Those who understand only what can be explained understand very little." Marie Ebner-Eschenbach
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"So soon as a fashion is universal, it is out of date." Marie Ebner-Eschenbach
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Fashion   

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"Exceptions don’t always prove old rules, sometimes they presage a new one." Marie Ebner-Eschenbach
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Rules   

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"Even a stopped clock is right twice a day." Marie Ebner-Eschenbach
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"Imaginary evils are incurable" Marie Ebner-Eschenbach
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"What delights us in visible beauty is the invisible" Marie Ebner-Eschenbach
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