Man can acquire accomplishments or he can become an animal, whichever he wants. God makes the animals, man makes himself.
Georg Christoph Lichtenberg , 1742-99, German physicist and satirist. He taught at the Univ. of Göttingen, where his special field was electricity. Lichtenberg made several visits to England and was influenced by the satire of Swift and by the English theater. He satirized the pseudoscience of Lavater and attacked the Sturm und Drang writers. He also wrote witty commentaries on Hogarth's engravings.
FRIENDLY, RELIABE, INTELLENGENT AND RESPECTFUL
I'm female, say nothing
I'm male, single