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“I fought windmills with such heavy weapons that I risked dislocating my arm ...”
“That is the truly beautiful and encouraging aspect of freedom; no one struggles for it just for himself.”
“There is a haphazard sort of doing good, which is nothing but temperamental pleasure-seeking.”
“To will the impossible is usually a sin of indolence.”
Fanny Lewald, German writer
(1811 - 1889)
Full name: Fanny Markus Lewald-Stahr.