Technology is a way of organizing the universe so that man doesn't have to experience it.
Technology is the knack of so arranging the world that we don't have to experience it.
Technology... the knack of so arranging the world that we don't have to experience it.
Wer sich nicht mit Politik befasst, hat die politische Parteinahme, die er sich sparen wollte, bereits vollzogen.
Sie wird gebraucht, unsere Schuld, sie rechtfertigt viel im Leben anderer.
You can put anything into words, except your own life
The monstruos paradox that people come closer to one another without words
How much self-knowledge is limited to presenting other people with a more precise and exact description of our weaknesses.
Cause and effect are never divided between two people
I feel fairly certain that my hatred harms me more than the people whom I hate.
A society needs famous people; the question is whom it chooses for that role. Any criticism of its choice is by implication a criticism of that society.
It's precisely the disappointing stories, which have no proper ending and therefore no proper meaning, that sound true to life.
The renunciation of recognition will never become possible without a certitude that our life is directed by a suprahuman authority.
That a plot has no real life of it's own; it exists only in it's precipitates. It cannot be distilled but only crystallized- in which form it is then immutable, whether successful or unsuccesful: once and for all
Life is boring. I have experiences now only when I am writing.