Someone who can write aphorisms should not fritter away his time in essays.
Quote by Karl Kraus
Karl Kraus Quotes
The sound principle of a topsy-turvy lifestyle in the framework of an upside-down world order...
Jealousy is a dog's bark which attracts thieves
A writer is someone who can make a riddle out of an answer.
To me all men are equal: there are jackasses everywhere, and I have the same...
The mission of the press is to spread culture while destroying the attention span
Jealousy is a dog's bark which attracts thieves.
A child learns to discard his ideals, whereas a grown-up never wears out his short...
I don't like to meddle in my private affairs.
Stupidity gets up early; that is why events are accustomed to happening in the morning.
Psychoanalysis is that mental illness for which it regards itself as therapy.
Christian morality prefers remorse to precede lust, and then lust not to follow.
Feminine passion is to masculine as an epic is to an epigram
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...
Sentimental irony is a dog that bays at the moon while pissing on graves.
Children play soldier. That makes sense. But why do soldiers play children?
A woman who cannot be ugly is not beautiful.
Education is a crutch with which the foolish attack the wise to prove that they...
When we are planning for posterity, we ought to remember that virtue is not hereditary
Parents should conduct their arguments in quiet, respectful tones, but in a foreign language. You'd...