There is no more unfortunate creature under the sun than a fetishist who yearns for a woman's shoe and has to settle for the whole woman.
Quote by Karl Kraus
Karl Kraus Quotes
Jealousy is a dog's bark which attracts thieves.
The world has become uglier since it began to look into a mirror every day;...
Experiences are savings which a miser puts aside. Wisdom is an inheritance which a wastrel...
Children play soldier. That makes sense. But why do soldiers play children?
The mission of the press is to spread culture while destroying the attention span
Education is what most receive, many pass on, and few possess.
Progress celebrates victories over nature. Progress makes purses out of human skin. When people were...
Matrimony is the union of meanness and martyrdom.
You would be surprised how hard it often is to translate an action into thought.
A woman who cannot be ugly is not beautiful.
Christian morality prefers remorse to precede lust, and then lust not to follow.
He who does without the praise of the crowd will not deny himself an opportunity...
Sex education is legitimate in that girls cannot be taught soon enough how children don't...
Education is a crutch with which the foolish attack the wise to prove that they...
Justice is a whore that won't let herself be stiffed, and collects the wages of...
The trouble with Germans is not that they fire shells, but that they engrave them...
It is better not to express what one means than to express what one does...
If the reporter has killed our imagination with his truth, he threatens our life with...
I don't like to meddle in my private affairs.
Someone who can write aphorisms should not fritter away his time in essays.