Quotation by G.C. Lichtenberg

As the few adepts in such things well know, universal morality is to be found in little everyday penny-events just as much as in great ones. There is so much goodness and ingenuity in a raindrop that an apothecary wouldn't let it go for less than half-a-crown.
G.C. (Georg Christoph) Lichtenberg (1742–1799), German physicist, philosopher. "Notebook B," aph. 33, Aphorisms (written 1765-1799), trans. by R.J. Hollingdale (1990).
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