He who has loved and who betrays love does harm not only to the image of the past, but to the past itself.
The almost insoluble task is to let neither the power of others, nor our own powerlessness, stupefy us.
Freedom would be not to choose between black and white but to abjure such prescribed choices.
The specific is not exclusive: it lacks the aspiration to totality.
In his state of complete powerlessness the individual perceives the time he has left to live as a brief reprieve.
If across the Atlantic the ideology was pride, here it is delivering the goods.
Proletarian language is dictated by hunger. The poor chew words to fill their bellies.
Tact is the discrimination of differences. It consists in conscious deviations.
No harm comes to man from outside alone: dumbness is the objective spirit.
The first and only principle of sexual ethics: the accuser is always in the wrong.