August Strindberg Quotes

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August Strindberg quotes: I so despise people who keep dogs, they are cowards that havent got the curridge to bite themselfs I so despise people who keep dogs, they are cowards that havent got the curridge to bite themselfs
August Strindberg quotes: I, too, am beginning to feel an immense need to become a savage and create a new world. I, too, am beginning to feel an immense need to become a savage and create a new world.
August Strindberg quotes: Not everyone is capable of madness; and of those lucky enough to be capable, not many have the courage for it. Not everyone is capable of madness; and of those lucky enough to be capable, not many have the courage for it.
August Strindberg quotes: If you are afraid of loneliness, don't get married If you are afraid of loneliness, don't get married
August Strindberg quotes: When is revolution legal? When it succeeds! When is revolution legal? When it succeeds!
August Strindberg quotes: When women grow old and cease being women, they get beards on their chins; I wonder what men get when they grow old and cease to be men? When women grow old and cease being women, they get beards on their chins; I wonder what men get when they grow old and cease to be men?
August Strindberg quotes: Some people seem to be born to suffer. Some people seem to be born to suffer.
August Strindberg quotes: When aristocrats pretend they're common people they get common! When aristocrats pretend they're common people
they get common!
August Strindberg quotes: When people refuse to speak out for too long, it's like water that's stagnant and starts to rot! When people refuse to speak out for too long, it's like water that's stagnant and starts to rot!
August Strindberg quotes: As soon as a work of art is of practical use, betrays a purpose or a tendency its beauty vanishes. As soon as a work of art is of practical use, betrays a purpose or a tendency its beauty vanishes.
August Strindberg quotes: Every moment of enjoymentBrings to some one else a sorrow,But your sorrow gladdens no one,For from sorrow naught but sorrow springs. Every moment of enjoyment
Brings to some one else a sorrow,
But your sorrow gladdens no one,
For from sorrow naught but sorrow springs.
August Strindberg quotes: Speaking at last becomes a vice, likedrinking. And why speak, if words do not cloak thoughts ? Speaking at last becomes a vice, like
drinking. And why speak, if words do not cloak thoughts ?
August Strindberg quotes: Religion must be a punishment, because nobody gets religion who does not have a bad conscience. Religion must be a punishment, because nobody gets religion who does not have a bad conscience.
August Strindberg quotes: By attempting the impossible one can attain the highest level of the possible. By attempting the impossible one can attain the highest level of the possible.
August Strindberg quotes: LAURA. Yes! It's strange, but I've never been able to look at a man without feeling I'm his superior. CAPTAIN LAURA. Yes! It's strange, but I've never been able to look at a man without feeling I'm his superior. CAPTAIN
August Strindberg quotes: The further from one another, the nearer one can be. The further from one another, the nearer one can be.
August Strindberg quotes: Happiness consumes itself like a flame. It cannot burn for ever, it must go out, and the presentiment of its end destroys it at its very peak. Happiness consumes itself like a flame. It cannot burn for ever, it must go out, and the presentiment of its end destroys it at its very peak.
August Strindberg quotes: What an occupation! To sit and flay your fellow men and then offer their skins for sale and expect them to buy them. What an occupation! To sit and flay your fellow men and then offer their skins for sale and expect them to buy them.
August Strindberg quotes: That is the thankless position of the father in the family - the provider for all, and the enemy of all. That is the thankless position of the father in the family - the provider for all, and the enemy of all.
August Strindberg quotes: Love between a man and woman is war. Love between a man and woman is war.
August Strindberg quotes: Life is not so idiotically mathematical that only the big eat the small; it is just as common for a bee to kill a lion or at least to drive Life is not so idiotically mathematical that only the big eat the small; it is just as common for a bee to kill a lion or at least to drive it mad.
August Strindberg quotes: I find my joy of living in the fierce and ruthless battles of life, and my pleasure comes from learning something. I find my joy of living in the fierce and ruthless battles of life, and my pleasure comes from learning something.
August Strindberg quotes: People who keep dogs are cowards who haven't got the guts to bite people themselves. People who keep dogs are cowards who haven't got the guts to bite people themselves.
August Strindberg quotes: Family ... the home of all social evil, a charitable institution for comfortable women, an anchorage for house-fathers, and a hell for children. Family ... the home of all social evil, a charitable institution for comfortable women, an anchorage for house-fathers, and a hell for children.
August Strindberg quotes: I love her and she loves me, and we hate each other with a wild hatred born of love. I love her and she loves me, and we hate each other with a wild hatred born of love.
August Strindberg quotes: I see the playwright as a lay preacher peddling the ideas of his time in popular form. I see the playwright as a lay preacher peddling the ideas of his time in popular form.
August Strindberg quotes: LAWYER. Justice that destroys itself in seeking to be just! - - - Right, that so often fosters wrong!!! DAUGHTER LAWYER. Justice that destroys itself in seeking to be just! - - - Right, that so often fosters wrong!!! DAUGHTER
August Strindberg quotes: There are poisons that blind you, and poisons that open your eyes. There are poisons that blind you, and poisons that open your eyes.
August Strindberg quotes: Oh, I have loved him too much to feel no hate for him. Oh, I have loved him too much to feel no hate for him.
August Strindberg quotes: When people drink, they talk, and talk is dangerous! When people drink, they talk, and talk is dangerous!
August Strindberg quotes: The will ... is the driving force of the mind. If it's injured, the mind falls to pieces. The will ... is the driving force of the mind. If it's injured, the mind falls to pieces.
August Strindberg quotes: Now I know the full power of evil. It makes ugliness seem beautiful and goodness seem ugly and weak. Now I know the full power of evil. It makes ugliness seem beautiful and goodness seem ugly and weak.
August Strindberg quotes: I prefer silence. Then you can hear thoughts and see into the past. In silence you can't hide anything ... as you can in words. I prefer silence. Then you can hear thoughts and see into the past.
In silence you can't hide anything ... as you can in words.
August Strindberg quotes: Sometimes not seeing things can be a blessing. Sometimes not seeing things can be a blessing.