Stefan Zweig

Stefan Zweig

Austrian writer
Human life is so strangely constituted that even perfected intellectual understanding combined with the richest experience is incapable of conquering innate weaknesses. Even if it thoroughly analyzes itself, psychology (and this is one of the dubious aspects of psychoanalysis) can, to be sure, recognize its flawed native characteristics, but it cannot eliminate them. Understanding (them) is not the same as overcoming (them) and, again and again, we see the wisest of human beings helpless in the fact of their small follMore Stefan Zweig quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
One can run away from anything but oneself.More Stefan Zweig quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Only the misfortune of exile can provide the in-depth understanding and the overview into the realities of the world.More Stefan Zweig quotes [07/06/2011 08:07:25]
One must be convinced to convince, to have enthusiasm to stimulate the others.More Stefan Zweig quotes [07/06/2011 08:07:16]
Every wave, regardless of how high and forceful it crests, must eventually collapse within itself.More Stefan Zweig quotes [07/06/2011 08:07:13]

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