I shall need to sleep three weeks on end to get rested from the rest I've had
Quote by Thomas Mann
I love and reverence the Word, the bearer of the spirit, the tool and gleaming...
The task of a writer consists of being able to make something out of an...
A man's dying is more his survivor's affair than his own.
Democracy is timelessly human, and timelessness always implies a certain amount of potential youthfulness.
People's behavior makes sense if you think about it in terms of their goals, needs,...
What is uttered is finished and done with.
Has the world ever been changed by anything save the thought and its magic vehicle...
He who loves the more is the inferior and must suffer.
Reduced to a miserable mass level, the level of a Hitler, German Romanticism broke out...
One has the idea of a stupid man as perfectly healthy and ordinary, and of...
Opinions cannot survive if one has no chance to fight for them.
I don't think anyone is thinking long-term now.
For to be poised against fatality, to meet adverse conditions gracefully, is more than simple...
Order and simplification are the first steps toward the mastery of a subject.
For I must tell you that we artists cannot tread the path of Beauty without...
Time cools, time clarifies; no mood can be maintained quite unaltered through the course of...
We don't love qualities, we love persons; sometimes by reason of their defects as well...
For the beautiful word begets the beautiful deed.
An art whose medium is language will always show a high degree of critical creativeness,...
Culture and possessions, there is the bourgeoisie for you.