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Engrave this Quote Each of us, even the lowliest and most insignificant among us, was uprooted from his innermost existence by the almost constant volcanic upheavals visited upon our European soil and, as one of countless human beings, I can
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-Stefan Zweig, Die Welt von Gestern (The World of Yesterday), p. 7, trans. by Marion Sonnenfeld, S. Fischer Verlag (1955)
Discovery
Engrave this Quote Decisive inventions and discoveries always are initiated by an intellectual or moral stimulus as their actual motivating force, but, usually, the final impetus to human action is given by material impulses ... merchants stood as a driving force behind the heroes of the age of discovery; this first heroic impulse to conquer the world emanated from very mortal forces
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-Stefan Zweig, Magellan. Der Mann und seine Tat (Magellan. The Man and His Feat), p. 20, trans. by Marion Sonnenfeld, S. Fischer Verlag (1983)
Solitude
Engrave this Quote Only the misfortune of exile can provide the in-depth understanding and the overview into the realities of the world.
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-Stefan Zweig

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