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
Corruption is worse than prostitution. The latter might endanger the morals of an individual, the...
Squeeze human nature into the straitjacket of criminal justice and crime will appear.
Morality is a venereal disease. Its primary stage is called virtue; its secondary stage, boredom;...
A writer is someone who can make a riddle out of an answer.
You would be surprised how hard it often is to translate an action into thought.
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...
Progress celebrates victories over nature. Progress makes purses out of human skin. When people were...
My unconscious knows more about the consciousness of the psychologist than his consciousness knows about...
Stupidity is an elemental force for which no earthquake is a match.
Children play soldier. That makes sense. But why do soldiers play children?
Journalist: a person without any ideas but with an ability to express them; a writer...
Sentimental irony is a dog that bays at the moon while pissing on graves
Justice is a whore that won't let herself be stiffed, and collects the wages of...
Someone who can write aphorisms should not fritter away his time in essays.
Experiences are savings which a miser puts aside. Wisdom is an inheritance which a wastrel...
Sexuality poorly repressed unsettles some families; well repressed, it unsettles the whole world.
An idea's birth is legitimate if one has the feeling that one is catching oneself...
Sex education is legitimate in that girls cannot be taught soon enough how children don't...
A woman who cannot be ugly is not beautiful.