Danger of our culture. We belong to a time in which culture is in danger of being destroyed by the means of culture.
Danger of our culture. We belong to a time in which culture is in danger of being destroyed by the means of culture.Rate this quote: Send
Terrible times in which priests no longer merit the praise of poets and in which poets have not yet begun to be priests.Rate this quote: Send
The tragedy of modern man is not that he knows less and less about the meaning of his own life, but that it bothers him less and less.Rate this quote: Send
I can't accept "our nervous age," since mankind has been nervous during every age. Whoever fears nervousness should turn into a sturgeon or smelt; if a sturgeon makes a stupid mistake, it can only be one: to end up on a hook, and then in a pan in a pastry shell.Rate this quote: Send
The spectacle of modern investment markets has sometimes moved me towards the conclusion that to make the purchase of an investment permanent and indissoluble, like marriage, except by reason of death or other grave cause, might be a useful remedy for our contemporary evils. For this would force the investor to direct his mind to the long-term prospects and to those only.Rate this quote: Send