Karl Kraus

Karl Kraus

was an Austrian writer and journalist, known as a satirist, essayist, aphorist, playwright and poet.
The tyranny of necessity grants its slaves three kinds of freedom: opinion free from intellect, entertainment free from art, and orgies free from love.More Karl Kraus quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There is no more unfortunate creature under the sun than a fetishist who yearns for a woman's shoe and has to settle for the whole woman.More Karl Kraus quotes [08/05/2011 04:08:24]
Most critics write critiques which are by the authors they write critiques about. That would not be so bad, but then most authorswrite works which are by the critics who write critiques about them.More Karl Kraus quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
One can translate an editorial but not a poem. For one can go across the border naked but not without one's skin; for, unlike clothes, one cannot get a new skin.More Karl Kraus quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Do not learn more than you absolutely need to get through life.More Karl Kraus quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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