If the reporter has killed our imagination with his truth, he threatens our life with his lies.
Quote by Karl Kraus
Karl Kraus Quotes
It is the style of idealism to console itself for the loss of something old...
Christian morality prefers remorse to precede lust, and then lust not to follow.
Matrimony is the union of meanness and martyrdom.
Hate must make a man productive. Otherwise one might as well love
Sentimental irony is a dog that bays at the moon while pissing on graves.
When a man is treated like a beast, he says, 'After all, I'm human.' When...
My unconscious knows more about the consciousness of the psychologist than his consciousness knows about...
Corruption is worse than prostitution. The latter might endanger the morals of an individual, the...
A child learns to discard his ideals, whereas a grown-up never wears out his short...
Feminine passion is to masculine as an epic is to an epigram
Education is a crutch with which the foolish attack the wise to prove that they...
Science is spectral analysis. Art is light synthesis.
The closer the look one takes at a word, the greater distance from which it...
The world has become uglier since it began to look into a mirror every day;...
The mission of the press is to spread culture while destroying the attention span.
No ideas and the ability to express them - that's a journalist
Squeeze human nature into the straitjacket of criminal justice and crime will appear.
No ideas and the ability to express them - that's a journalist.
Someone who can write aphorisms should not fritter away his time in essays.
Virginity is the ideal of those who want to deflower.