The best quotes about Germans

The best quotes about Germans
Quote by Mark Twain

Whenever the literary German dives into a sentence, that is the last you are going to see of him till he emerges on the other side of his Atlantic with his verb in his mouth.

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Book Quote by Mark Twain from A Tramp Abroad

The Germans are exceedingly fond of Rhine wines; they are put up in tall, slender bottles, and are considered a pleasant beverage. One tells them from vinegar by the label.

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Book Quote by Mark Twain from A Tramp Abroad

I went often to look at the collection of curiosities in Heidelberg Castle, and one day I surprised the keeper of it with my German. I spoke entirely in that language. He was greatly interested; and after I had talked a while he said my German was very rare, possibly a 'unique'; and wanted to add it to his museum.

Germans, Heidelberg
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Quote by Richard Porson (britischer klassischer Philologe) - 25.12.1759 - 25.09.1808

Life is too short to learn German.

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Quote by Barack Obama

Look at Berlin, where Germans and Americans learned to work together and trust each other less than three years after facing each other on the field of battle.

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Quote by Mark Twain

German literacy ought to be gently and reverently set aside among the dead languages, for only the dead have time to learn it.

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