Guenter Grass

Guenter Grass

German novelist, poet, playwright, illustrator, graphic artist, sculptor and recipient of the 1999 Nobel Prize in Literature
I shall speak of how melancholy and utopia preclude one another. How they fertilize one another... of the revulsion that follows one insight and precedes the next... of superabundance and surfeit. Of stasis in progress. And of myself, for whom melancholy and utopia are heads and tails of the same coin.More Guenter Grass quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Even bad books are books and therefore sacred.More Guenter Grass quotes [08/23/2011 03:08:48]
An empty bus hurtles through the starry night Perhaps the driver is singing and happy because he sings.More Guenter Grass quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
As a child I was a great liar. Fortunately my mother liked my lies. I promised her marvelous things.More Guenter Grass quotes [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
When the young woman leans over the sky, about to water the flowers as well as the weeds, her white front splits open until her milk runs.More Guenter Grass quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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