„He felt like somebody had taken the lid off life and let him see the works.“

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That ornament life in a fleeting way!
He who possesses, let him learn to lose,
He who is fortunate, let him learn pain.“

—  Friedrich Schiller German poet, philosopher, historian, and playwright 1759 - 1805
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„He had that love of life and love of people; he gathered people around him like other people gather butterflies or postage stamps.“

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