World history is tragic.
Quote by Friedrich Durrenmatt
Friedrich Durrenmatt Quotes
In a society which is structured the wrong way, piety has no effect.
Only the freedom of mind can prevent the state from becoming totalitarian and from issuing...
A story has been thought through to the end when it has taken the worst...
Someone who is about to die does not mourn the dead.
News reports don't change the world. Only facts change it, and those have already happened...
There are thoughts we must not think.
I am a man, and God is hiding from us humans. We are unable to...
Above all, be suspicious of your fatherland. Nobody is more inclined to become a murderer...
One does not set fire to a world which is already lost.
When death has you by the throat, you don't mince words.
Power is paradoxical.
You can't take back an act you were able to think.
A state always calls itself fatherland when it is ready for murder.
Human life is beyond comprehension.
For people who have no critical acumen, a state is a mythical entity, for those...
Who sows fear, reaps weapons.
Religion and political expediency go beautifully hand in hand.
Today's difference between Russia and the United States is that in Russia everybody takes everybody...
Whoever is content with the world, and who profits from its lack of justice, does...
Truth is always a delusion.