A child learns to discard his ideals, whereas a grown-up never wears out his short pants.
Quote by Karl Kraus
Karl Kraus Quotes
The world has become uglier since it began to look into a mirror every day;...
It is better not to express what one means than to express what one does...
Democracy means the opportunity to be everyone's slave
I don't like to meddle in my private affairs.
A man's eroticism is a woman's sexuality.
Jealousy is a dog's bark which attracts thieves
The mission of the press is to spread culture while destroying the attention span.
How is the world ruled and led to war? Diplomats lie to journalists and believe...
Progress celebrates victories over nature. Progress makes purses out of human skin. When people were...
You would be surprised how hard it often is to translate an action into thought.
Feminine passion is to masculine as an epic is to an epigram
Democracy divides people into workers and loafers. It makes no provision for those who have...
Hate must make a man productive. Otherwise one might as well love
Language is the mother of thought, not its handmaiden
Solitude would be ideal if you could pick the people to avoid.
Squeeze human nature into the straitjacket of criminal justice and crime will appear.
Stupidity is an elemental force for which no earthquake is a match.
I don't get high, but sometimes I wish I did. That way, when I messed...
For the American people are a very generous people and will forgive almost any weakness,...
Strange as it may seem, no amount of learning can cure stupidity, and formal education...