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Max Frisch

Swiss,  Novelist
Total Quotes : 21
Dignity Final Refuge

Dignity: the doomed man's final refuge.

- Max Frisch

Truth Living Finds

A man with convictions finds an answer for everything. Convictions are the best form of protection against the living truth.

- Max Frisch

Fear Jealousy Comparison

Jealousy is the fear of comparison.

- Max Frisch

I Am Fate Providence

I don't believe in providence and fate, as a technologist I am used to reckoning with the formulae of probability.

- Max Frisch

Ending Which Precisely

It's precisely the disappointing stories, which have no proper ending and therefore no proper meaning, that sound true to life.

- Max Frisch

Destiny Piece Either

Either marriage is a destiny, I believe, or there is no sense in it at all, it's a piece of humbug.

- Max Frisch

Technology World Knack

Technology is the knack of so arranging the world that we don't have to experience it.

- Max Frisch

World Knack Arranging

Technology... the knack of so arranging the world that we don't have to experience it.

- Max Frisch

Work Real Man Like

I live, like every real man, in my work.

- Max Frisch

Art Without Eros

There is no art without Eros.

- Max Frisch

Words Reality No Words

I have no words for my reality.

- Max Frisch

Fear Greatest Repetition

My greatest fear: repetition.

- Max Frisch

Nothing Than Harder

Nothing is harder than to accept oneself.

- Max Frisch

Time Does Unfolds

Time does not change us. It just unfolds us.

- Max Frisch

Humor Sense Of Humor Mean

When you say a friend has a sense of humor do you mean that he makes you laugh, or that he can make you laugh?

- Max Frisch

Guilty Conscience Anyone

If anyone has a conscience it's generally a guilty one.

- Max Frisch

Income Strictly Speaking

Strictly speaking, every citizen above a certain level of income is guilty of some offense.

- Max Frisch

Moments Living Which

It is only the consciousness of a nonexistence which allows us to realize for moments that we are living.

- Max Frisch

Horse Understand Author

The difference between an author and a horse is that the horse doesn't understand the horse dealer's language.

- Max Frisch

Words Own Except

You can put anything into words, except your own life.

- Max Frisch