Facts about Bertolt Brecht

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Bertolt Brecht was a famous Poet from Germany, who lived between February 10, 1898 and August 14, 1956. He/she became 58 years old.

Zodiac etc.

He/she is born under the zodiac aquarius, who is known for Knowledge, Humanitarian, Serious, Insightful, Duplicitous. Our collection contains 37 quotes who is written / told by Bertolt, under the main topics: Change, Death, Happiness.

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Famous quotes by Bertolt Brecht (37)


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"What's breaking into a bank compared with founding a bank?"
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"War is like love; it always finds a way"
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"What happens to the hole when the cheese is gone?"
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"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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"There are many elements to a campaign. Leadership is number one. Everything else is number two"
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"You don't need to pray to God any more when there are storms in the sky, but you do have to be insured"
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"Why be a man when you can be a success?"
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"The world of knowledge takes a crazy turn when teachers themselves are taught to learn"
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"The law was made for one thing alone, for the exploitation of those who don't understand it, or are prevented by naked misery from obeying it"
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"The finest plans have always been spoiled by the littleness of them that should carry them out. Even emperors can't do it all by themselves"
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"The defeats and victories of the fellows at the top aren't always defeats and victories for the fellows at the bottom"
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"Temptation to behave is terrible"
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"Sometimes it's more important to be human, than to have good taste"
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"Society cannot share a common communication system so long as it is split into warring factions"
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"Science knows only one commandment - contribute to science"
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"Right is its own defense"
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"Poverty makes you wise but it's a curse"
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"Poverty makes you sad as well as wise"
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"People remain what they are even if their faces fall apart"
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"People are too durable, that's their main trouble. They can do too much to themselves, they last too long"
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"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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"No one will improve your lot if you do not yourself"
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"No one can be good for long if goodness is not in demand"
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"Mixing one's wines may be a mistake, but old and new wisdom mix admirably"
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"It's all right to hesitate if you then go ahead"
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"It is easier to rob by setting up a bank than by holding up a bank clerk"
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"Intelligence is not to make no mistakes, but quickly to see how to make them good"
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"Hungry man, reach for the book: it is a weapon"
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"He who laughs has not yet heard the bad news"
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"Grub first, then ethics"
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"From the cradle to the coffin underwear comes first"
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"Everyone needs help from everyone"
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"Don't tell me peace has broken out"
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"Don't be afraid of death so much as an inadequate life"
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"Everyone chases after happiness, not noticing that happiness is right at their heels"
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"Because things are the way they are, things will not stay the way they are"
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"Do not fear death so much but rather the inadequate life"


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