Bertolt Brecht

1898 - 1956

A Quote by Bertolt Brecht on good and life

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What a miserable thing life is: you're living in clover, only the clover isn't good enough.

Bertolt Brecht (1898 - 1956)

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A Quote by Bertolt Brecht on poverty

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Poverty makes you sad as well as wise.

Bertolt Brecht (1898 - 1956)

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A Quote by Bertolt Brecht on theory

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Your theory is crazy, but it's not crazy enough to be true.

Bertolt Brecht (1898 - 1956)

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A Quote by Bertolt Brecht on love and war

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War is like love, it always finds a way.

Bertolt Brecht (1898 - 1956)

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A Quote by Bertolt Brecht on death and life

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Don't be afraid of death so much as an inadequate life.

Bertolt Brecht (1898 - 1956)

Source: The Mother, 1932

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A Quote by Bertolt Brecht

Mackie's back in town.

Bertolt Brecht (1898 - 1956)

Source: The Threepenny Opera (Die Dreigroschenoper)1928, The Ballad of Mack the Knife (Moritat)

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A Quote by Bertolt Brecht on justice

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Oh, the shark has pretty teeth, dear- And he shows them pearly white- Just a jackknife has Macheath, dear- And he keeps it out of sight.

Bertolt Brecht (1898 - 1956)

Source: The Threepenny Opera (Die Dreigroschenoper)1928, The Ballad of Mack the Knife (Moritat)

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A Quote by Bertolt Brecht on success

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Why be a man when you can be a success?

Bertolt Brecht (1898 - 1956)

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A Quote by Bertolt Brecht on good and losing

Oh! Moon of Alabama We now must say good-bye We've lost our good old mama And must have whiskey Oh, you know why!

Bertolt Brecht (1898 - 1956)

Source: Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny (Aupstieg und liall den- Stadt Mahagonny). 1931. Alabama Song

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