The world has become uglier since it began to look into a mirror every day; so let us settle for the mirror image and do without an inspection of the original
Quote by Karl Kraus
When a man is treated like a beast, he says, 'After all, I'm human.' When...
Someone who can write aphorisms should not fritter away his time in essays.
Democracy means the opportunity to be everyone's slave
The trouble with Germans is not that they fire shells, but that they engrave them...
Education is what most receive, many pass on, and few possess.
Language is the mother of thought, not its handmaiden
Jealousy is a dog's bark which attracts thieves
It is better not to express what one means than to express what one does...
Squeeze human nature into the straitjacket of criminal justice and crime will appear.
Scandal begins when the police put a stop to it.
Stupidity gets up early; that is why events are accustomed to happening in the morning.
Sexuality poorly repressed unsettles some families; well repressed, it unsettles the whole world.
If the reporter has killed our imagination with his truth, he threatens our life with...
Children play soldier. That makes sense. But why do soldiers play children?
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.
An idea's birth is legitimate if one has the feeling that one is catching oneself...
The closer the look one takes at a word, the greater distance from which it...
My unconscious knows more about the consciousness of the psychologist than his consciousness knows about...
A writer is someone who can make a riddle out of an answer.