When the heroes go off the stage, the clowns come on.
Quote by Heinrich Heine
Heinrich Heine Quotes
There are more fools in the world than there are people.
It is a common phenomenon that just the prettiest girls find it so difficult to...
True eloquence consists in saying all that is necessary, and nothing but what is necessary.
In politics, as in life, we must above all things wish only for the attainable.
Whenever books are burned, men also in the end are burned.
Talking and eloquence are not the same: to speak and to speak well are two...
It is extremely difficult for a Jew to be converted, for how can he bring...
Wherever they burn books they will also, in the end, burn human beings.
Great genius takes shape by contact with another great genius, but, less by assimilation than...
Whatever tears one may shed, in the end one always blows one's nose.
He only profits from praise who values criticism.
Sleep is good, death is better; but of course, the best thing would to have...
Matrimony; the high sea for which no compass has yet been invented.
The fundamental evil of the world arose from the fact that the good Lord has...
Oh, they loved dearly: their souls kissed, they kissed with their eyes, they were both...
I will not say that women have no character; rather, they have a new one...
I have never seen an ass who talked like a human being, but I have...
God will forgive me; that's his business.
The Bible is the great family chronicle of the Jews.
Atheism is the last word of theism.