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[I]t is worth remembering that every writer begins with a naively physical notion of what art is. A book for him or her is not an ...
For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this ...
Public money is like holy water; everyone helps himself to it.
If God lived on earth, people would break his windows.
Private faces in public places
Are wiser and nicer
Than public faces in private places.
Let us honour if we can
The vertical man,
Though we value none
But the horizontal one.
Must it be? It must be.
[Muss es sein? Es muss sein.]
Our interest's on the dangerous edge of things.
The honest thief, the tender murderer,
The superstitious atheist.
All my humor is based upon destruction and despair. If the whole world were tranquil, without disease and violence, I'd be standin ...
All in the golden afternoon
Full leisurely we glide;
...
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