Karl Kraus

From Wiki Dragons Search
Jump to navigation Jump to search

karl kraus Quotes

  1. The secret of the demagogue is to make himself as stupid as his audience so they believe they are clever as he. - Karl Kraus
  2. Children imitate and copy soldiers. But why do soldiers behave like children ? - Karl Kraus
  3. Corruption is worse than prostitution. The latter might endanger the morals of an individual, the former invariably endangers the morals of the entire country. - Karl Kraus
  4. The immorality of men takes precedence over the immorality of woman. - Karl Kraus
  5. A weak man has doubts before a decision, a strong man has them afterwards. - Karl Kraus
  6. Hate must make a man productive. Otherwise one might as well love. - Karl Kraus
  7. The making of a journalist: no ideas and the ability to express them. - Karl Kraus
  8. Stupidity is an elemental force for which no earthquake is a match. - Karl Kraus
  9. One of the most common diseases is to write a diagnosis. - Karl Kraus
  10. I had a terrible vision: I was encyclopedia walk up to a polymath and open him up. - Karl Kraus
  11. There is no more infortunate creature under the sun than a fetishist who yearns for woman's shoe and has to settle for the whole woman. - Karl Kraus

Some of Karl Kraus Quotes

  1. Morality is a venereal disease. Its primary stage is called virtue; its secondary stage, boredom; its tertiary stage, syphilis. - Karl Kraus
  2. Virginity is the ideal of those who want to deflower. - Karl Kraus
  3. Squeeze human nature into the straitjacket of criminal justice and crime will appear. - Karl Kraus
  4. Jealousy is a dog's bark which attracts thieves. - Karl Kraus
  5. I stay under the impression that I made on a woman for a long time. - Karl Kraus
  6. Culture is the tacit agreement to let the means of subsistence disappear behind the purpose of existence. Civilization is the subordination of the latter to the former. - Karl Kraus
  7. They Judge lest they be judged. - Karl Kraus
  8. In berlin, things are serious but not hopeless. In vienna, they are hopeless but not serious. - Karl Kraus
  9. - Education is a crutch with which the foolish attack the wise to prove that they are not idiots. - Karl Kraus
  10. He who does without the praise of the crowd will not deny himself an opportunity to be his own adherent. - Karl Kraus
  11. I and life: the case was settled achivalrously the opponents parted without having made up. - Karl Kraus

Best of Karl Kraus Quotes

  1. Science is spectral analysis. Art is light sythesis. - Karl Kraus
  2. No ideas and the ability to express them - that's a journalist. - Karl Kraus
  3. If you really believe in what can not be seen, I'd rather believe in miracles, than in bacteria. - Karl Kraus
  4. There is a shortage of clerks. Everyone is going into journalism. - Karl Kraus
  5. Experiences are savings which amiser puts aside. Wisdom is an inheritance which a wastrel can not exhaust. - Karl Kraus
  6. Education is what most receive, many pass on, and fe possess. - Karl Kraus
  7. There are people who can never forgive a beggar for their not having given him anything. - Karl Kraus
  8. A child learns to discard his ideals, whereas a grown-up never wears out his short pants. - Karl Kraus
  9. The devil is an optimist if he thinks he can make people worse than they are. - Karl Kraus
  10. In these great times which I knew when they were this small; which will became small again, provided they have time left for it in these times in which things are happening that could no. - Karl Kraus
  11. The press, that goiter od the world, swells up with the desire for conquest and bursts with the achievements which every day brings. A week has room for the boldest climax of the human drive for expansion. - Karl Kraus


Great Karl Kraus Quotes

  1. The mission of the press is to spread culture while destroying the attention span. - Karl Kraus
  2. How is the world ruled and led to war ? Diplomats lie to journalists and believe those lies when they see them in print. - Karl Kraus
  3. A writer is someone who can make a riddle out of an answer. - Karl Kraus
  4. An illusion of depth often occurs if a blockhead is a muddlehead at the same time. - Karl Kraus
  5. Christian morality prefers remorse to preced lust, and then lust not to follow. - Karl Kraus
  6. The streets of Vienna are paved with culture, the streets of other cities with asphalt. - Karl Kraus
  7. Someone who can write aphorisms ahould not fritter away his time in essays. - Karl Kraus
  8. Science is spectral analysis, art is light synthesis. - Karl Kraus
  9. I do not like to meddle in my private affairs. - Karl Kraus
  10. My unconscious knows more abuot the consciousness of the psychologist than his consciousness knows about my unconscious. - Karl Kraus
  11. Stupidity is an elemental force for which no earthquake is a match. - Karl Kraus
  12. If the reporter has killed our imagination with his truth, he threatens our life with his lies. - Karl Kraus
  13. A historian is often only a journalist facing backwards. - Karl Kraus
  14. Experiences are saving which a miser puts aside wisdom is an inheritance which a wastrel can not exhaust. - Karl Kraus
  15. If the reporter has killed our imahination with his truth, he threatens our life with his lies. - Karl Kraus

Interesting Karl Kraus Quotes

  1. Experience are savings which a miser puts aside. Wisdom is an inheritance which a wastrel can not exhaust. - Karl Kraus
  2. Family life is an encroachment on private life. - Karl Kraus
  3. Virginity is the ideal of those who want deflower. - Karl Kraus
  4. To me it's still a greater miracle when a fly flies than when a human being undertakes to do so. - Karl Kraus
  5. Matrimony is the union of meanness and martyrdom. - Karl Kraus
  6. If the reporter has killed our imagination with his truth, he threatens our life with his lies. - Karl Kraus
  7. You would be surprise how hard it ofthe is to translate an action into thought. - Karl Kraus
  8. The closer the look one takes at a word, the greater the distance from which it looks back. - Karl Kraus
  9. A while lie is always pardonable. But he who tells the truth without compulsion merits no leniency. - Karl Kraus
  10. There are people who can never forgive beggar for their not having given him anything. - Karl Kraus
  11. Psychoanalysis it ehat mental illness for which it regards itself as therapy. - Karl Kraus
  12. Prussia: freedom of movement with a muzzle. Austria: an isolation cell in which screaming is allowed. - Karl Kraus
  13. The blind won't admit that I have eyes in my head, and the deaf say that I am bumb. - Karl Kraus

Own Karl Kraus Quotes

  1. I and my public understand each other very well: it does not hear what i say, and i do not say what it wants to hear. - Karl Kraus
  2. Solitude would be ideal if you could pick the people to avoid. - Karl Kraus
  3. A comprehensive education is a well-stocked pharmacy: but we have no assurance that potassium cyanide will not be administered fora head cold. - Karl Kraus
  4. A snob is unreliable. The work he praises might just be good. - Karl Kraus
  5. It is the style of idealism to console itself for the loss of something old with the ability to gape at something new. - Karl Kraus
  6. Humanity is the washerwoman of society that wrings out its dirty laundry in tears. - Karl Kraus
  7. Most writers have no other quality than the reader: taste. But the latter has the better taste, because he does not write - and the best if he does not read. - Karl Kraus
  8. A child learns to discard his ideals, where as a grown-up never wears out his shor pants. - Karl Kraus
  9. He who does without the praise of the crowd will not deny himself an opportunity to be his own adherent. - Karl Kraus
  10. Language is the mother of thoughtm not its handmaiden. - Karl Kraus
  11. My respect for the inconsiderable is assuming gigantic dimensions. - Karl Kraus

Powerful Karl Kraus Quotes

  1. Morality is a burglar's tool whose merit lies in never being left behind at the scene of the crime. - Karl Kraus
  2. Talent is often a defect in character. - Karl Kraus
  3. A woman who can not be ugly is not beautiful. - Karl Kraus
  4. Keep your passions in check, but beware of giving your reason free rein. - Karl Kraus
  5. A comprehensive education is a well-stocked pharmacy: but we have no assurance that potassium cyanide will not be administered fora head cold. - Karl Kraus
  6. In case of doubt, decide in favore of what is correct. - Karl Kraus
  7. Sex education is legitimate in that girls can not be taught soon enough how children do not come into the world. - Karl Kraus
  8. Sexuality poorly repressed unsettles some families; well repressed. It unsettles the whole world. - Karl Kraus
  9. The pimp is the executive organ of immorality. The executive organ of morality is the blackmailer. - Karl Kraus
  10. Feminine passion is to masculine as an epic is to an epigram - Karl Kraus
  11. The agitator seizes the word. The artist is seized by it. - Karl Kraus
  12. I like to hold a monologue with women. But a dialogue with myself is more stimulating. - Karl Kraus

Powered by: Gain Practice Quotes