Elias Canetti

Elias Canetti

was a Bulgarian-born modernist novelist, playwright, memoirist, and non-fiction writer.
The planet's survival has become so uncertain that any effort, any thought that presupposes an assured future amounts to a mad gamble.More Elias Canetti quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The paranoiac is the exact image of the ruler. The only difference is their position in the world. One might even think the paranoiac the more impressive of the two because he is sufficient unto himself and cannot be shaken by failure.More Elias Canetti quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
He would like to start from scratch. Where is scratch?More Elias Canetti quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Whenever you observe an animal closely, you feel as if a human being sitting inside were making fun of you.More Elias Canetti quotes [09/26/2011 10:09:18]
Rulers who want to unleash war know very well that they must procure or invent a first victim.More Elias Canetti quotes [09/26/2011 10:09:55]

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