Friedrich Lessing

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Christian Friedrich Lessing
... Christian Friedrich Lessing (August 10, 1809 - 1862) was a German botanist who was a native of GroƟ Wartenberg, Niederschlesien ... He was a brother to painter Carl Friedrich Lessing (1808-1880), and a grandnephew of poet Gotthold Ephraim Lessing (1729-1781) ... Lessing was a botanical authority on the plant family Asteraceae, and in 1832 published an influential treatise on Asteraceae called Synopsis generum Compositarum ...

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    We use our parents like recurring dreams, to be entered into when needed.
    —Doris Lessing (b. 1919)

    The learner always begins by finding fault, but the scholar sees the positive merit in everything.
    —Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel (1770–1831)