What we call mourning for our dead is perhaps not so much grief at not being able to call them back; as it is grief at not being able to want to do so
Quote by Thomas Mann
A solitary, unused to speaking of what he sees and feels, has mental experiences which...
Opinions cannot survive if one has no chance to fight for them.
For the beautiful word begets the beautiful deed.
What is uttered is finished and done with.
What a wonderful phenomenon it is, carefully considered, when the human eye, that jewel of...
The writer's joy is the thought that can become emotion, the emotion that can wholly...
All interest in disease and death is only another expression of interest in life.
One always has the idea of a stupid man as perfectly healthy and ordinary, and...
What we call National-Socialism is the poisonous perversion of ideas which have a long history...
Opinions cannot survive if one has no chance to fight for them
Psycho-analyses, how disgusting.
It is love, not reason, that is stronger than death.
A man lives not only his personal life, as an individual, but also, consciously or...
Time has no divisions to mark its passage, there is never a thunder-storm or blare...
War is only a cowardly escape from the problems of peace.
It is a strange fact that freedom and equality, the two basic ideas of democracy,...
The task of a writer consists of being able to make something out of an...
It could become much worse.
Culture and possessions, there is the bourgeoisie for you.
If you are possessed by an idea, you find it expressed everywhere, you even smell...