Lion Feuchtwanger

Lion Feuchtwanger

German novelist and playwright
An author who sets about to depict events of the past that have run their course is suspected of wishing to avoid the problems of the present day, of being, in other words, a reactionary.More Lion Feuchtwanger quotes [08/23/2011 01:08:26]
Ever since my youth it has disturbed me that of the literary works that survived their own epoch, so many dealt with historical rather than contemporary subjects.More Lion Feuchtwanger quotes [08/23/2011 01:08:45]
I should add that it is open to debate whether what we call the writing of history these days is truly scientific.More Lion Feuchtwanger quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I should add that it is open to debate whether what we call the writing of history these days is truly scientific.More Lion Feuchtwanger quotes [08/23/2011 01:08:06]
There's only a step from the sublime to the ridiculous, but there's no road leading from the ridiculous to the sublime.More Lion Feuchtwanger quotes [08/23/2011 01:08:17]

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