Journalists write because they have nothing to say, and have something to say because they write.
Quote by Karl Kraus
Karl Kraus Quotes
The trouble with Germans is not that they fire shells, but that they engrave them...
Feminine passion is to masculine as an epic is to an epigram
No ideas and the ability to express them - that's a journalist
Experiences are savings which a miser puts aside. Wisdom is an inheritance which a wastrel...
Jealousy is a dog's bark which attracts thieves.
Children play soldier. That makes sense. But why do soldiers play children?
Someone who can write aphorisms should not fritter away his time in essays.
Do not learn more than you absolutely need to get through life.
Scandal begins when the police put a stop to it.
A child learns to discard his ideals, whereas a grown-up never wears out his short...
Matrimony is the union of meanness and martyrdom.
When a man is treated like a beast, he says, 'After all, I'm human.' When...
Stupidity is an elemental force for which no earthquake is a match.
Solitude would be ideal if you could pick the people to avoid
I had a terrible vision: I saw an encyclopedia walk up to a polymath and...
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...
Democracy means the opportunity to be everyone's slave
The liberty of a democracy is not safe if the people tolerate the growth of...
Democracy is being allowed to vote for the candidate you dislike least.