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Franz Grillparzer

Franz Seraphicus Grillparzer (15 January 1791 – 21 January 1872) was an Austrian writer who is chiefly known for his dramas. He also wrote the oration for Ludwig van Beethoven's funeral.

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    He who takes people for smart pays an expensive lesson.
    Franz Grillparzer (1791–1872)

    Why does the past look so enticing to us? For the same reason why from a distance a meadow with flowers looks like a flower bed.
    —Franz Grillparzer (1791–1872)