Karl Kraus

Karl Kraus

was an Austrian writer and journalist, known as a satirist, essayist, aphorist, playwright and poet.
Satire chooses and knows no objects. It arises by fleeing from them and their forcing themselves upon it.More Karl Kraus quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Progress, under whose feet the grass mourns and the forest turns into paper from which newspaper plants grow, has subordinated the purpose of life to the means of subsistence and turned us into the nuts and bolts for our tools.More Karl Kraus quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Truth is a clumsy servant that breaks the dishes while washing them.More Karl Kraus quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is not true that one cannot live without a woman. It is simply that one cannot have lived without one.More Karl Kraus quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A historian is not always a prophet facing backwards, but a journalist is always someone who afterwards knew everything beforehand.More Karl Kraus quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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