Max Frisch - Quotes

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Jealousy is the fear of comparison.

Jealousy is the fear of comparison.

Time does not change us. It just unfolds us.

Time does not change us. It just unfolds us.

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

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

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?

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?

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

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

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

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

There are all sorts of ways of murdering a person or at least his soul, and that's something no police in the world can spot. ---->>>

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

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

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

Nothing is harder than to accept oneself. ---->>>

Dignity: the doomed man's final refuge. ---->>>

I have no words for my reality. ---->>>

My greatest fear: repetition. ---->>>

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

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

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

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

There is no art without Eros. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: Swiss
Born: 05-15, 1911
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Die: 04-04, 1991
Occupation: Novelist
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Max Rudolf Frisch (May 15, 1911 – April 4, 1991) was a Swiss playwright and novelist. Frisch's works focused on problems of identity, individuality, responsibility, morality, and political commitment. His use of irony is a significant feature of his post-war publications. Frisch was one of the founders of Gruppe Olten (wikipedia)