A writer is someone who can make a riddle out of an answer.
Quote by Karl Kraus
Karl Kraus Quotes
I had a terrible vision: I saw an encyclopedia walk up to a polymath and...
Sentimental irony is a dog that bays at the moon while pissing on graves
The sound principle of a topsy-turvy lifestyle in the framework of an upside-down world order...
I don't like to meddle in my private affairs.
Feminine passion is to masculine as an epic is to an epigram.
Justice is a whore that won't let herself be stiffed, and collects the wages of...
Experiences are savings which a miser puts aside. Wisdom is an inheritance which a wastrel...
The trouble with Germans is not that they fire shells, but that they engrave them...
No ideas and the ability to express them - that's a journalist
I and my public understand each other very well: it does not hear what I...
A fine world in which man reproaches woman with fulfilling his heart's desire!
When a man is treated like a beast, he says, 'After all, I'm human.' When...
He who does without the praise of the crowd will not deny himself an opportunity...
Sentimental irony is a dog that bays at the moon while pissing on graves.
A woman who cannot be ugly is not beautiful.
I and life: The case was settled chivalrously. The opponents parted without having made up.
Progress celebrates victories over nature. Progress makes purses out of human skin. When people were...
Stupidity is an elemental force for which no earthquake is a match.
Stupidity - Quitters never win, winners never quit, but those who never win AND never...
I am patient with stupidity but not with those who are proud of it.