Bertolt Brecht Quotes

Bertolt Brecht Quotes: When crimes begin to pile up they become invisible. When sufferings become unendurable the cries are no longer heard. The cries, too, fall like rain in summer.
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Bertolt Brecht Quote: He who laughs has not yet heard the bad news.
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Quotes about Bertolt Brecht: The first time it was reported that our friends were being butchered there was a cry of horror. Then a hundred were butchered. But when a thousand were butchered and there was no end to the butchery, a blanket of silence spread. When evil-doing comes like falling rain, nobody calls out
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Quote about Bertolt Brecht: Literary works cannot be taken over like factories, or literary forms of expression like industrial methods. Realist writing, of which history offers many widely varying examples, is likewise conditioned by the question of how, when and for what class it is made use of.
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Bertolt Brecht Sayings: People are too durable, that's their main trouble. They can do too much to themselves, they last too long.
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Bertolt Brecht Saying: One forgets too easily the difference between a man and his image, and that there is none between the sound of his voice on the screen and in real life.
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Sayings about Bertolt Brecht: What they could do with 'round here is a good war. What else can you expect with peace running wild all over the place? You know what the trouble with peace is? No organization.
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Saying about Bertolt Brecht: There are a few things that'll move people to pity, a few, but the trouble is, when they've been used several times, they no longer work.
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Bertolt Brecht Quotes: Love is the wish to give, not to receive.
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Bertolt Brecht Quote: Society cannot share a common communication system so long as it is split into warring factions.
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Quotes about Bertolt Brecht: Those who have had no share in the good fortunes of the mighty Often have a share in their misfortunes.
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Quote about Bertolt Brecht: Love is the desire to give, not to receive, something. Love is the art of producing something with the other's talents.
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Bertolt Brecht Sayings: If art reflects life, it does so with special mirrors.
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Bertolt Brecht Saying: The shrill voices of those who give orders Are full of fear like the squeakings of Piglets awaiting the butcher's knife, as their fat arses Sweat with anxiety in their office chairs.... Fear rules not only those who are ruled, but The rulers too.
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Sayings about Bertolt Brecht: Art and science work in quite different ways: agreed. But, bad as it may sound, I have to admit that I cannot get along as an artist without the use of one or two sciences. ... In my view, the great and complicated things that go on in the world cannot be adequately recognized by people who do not use every possible aid to understanding.
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Saying about Bertolt Brecht: The fanatics for progress often have too little appreciation of the existing.
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Bertolt Brecht Quotes: Then I will tell you something. I do not believe in it. Forty years among men has consistently taught me that they are not amenable to common sense. Show them the red tail of a comet, fill them with black terror, and they will all come running out of their houses and break their legs. But tell them one sensible proposition and support it with seven reasons, and they will simply laugh in your face
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