Weltschmerz Famous Quotes & Sayings

10 Weltschmerz Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

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Your generation is suffering from what for lack of a better word I shall call over-debunk. There was a lot of debunking that had to be done, of course. Bigotry, militarism, nationalism, religious intolerance, hypocrisy, phonyness, all sorts of dangerous, ready-made, artificially preserved false values. But your generation and the generation before yours went too far with their debunking job. You went overboard. Over-debunk, that's what you did. It's moral overkill. It's like those insecticides Rachel Carson speaks of in her book, that poison everything, and kill all the nice, useful bugs as well as the bad ones, and in the end poison human beings as well. In the end, it poisons life itself, the very air we breathe. That's what you did, morally and intellectually speaking. Yours is a silent spring. You have overprotected yourselves. You are all no more than twenty, twenty-two years old, but yours is a silent spring, I'm telling you. Nothing sings for you any more.Romain Gary Weltschmerz Sayings By Romain Gary: Your generation is suffering from what for lack of a better word I shall call
Weltschmerz: its the depression you feel when the world as it is does not line up with the world as you think it should be.John Green Weltschmerz Sayings By John Green: Weltschmerz: its the depression you feel when the world as it is does not line
A whole tree of lightning stood in the sky. She kept looking out the window, suffused with the warmth from the fire and with the pity and beauty and power of her death. The thunder rolled.Eudora Welty Weltschmerz Sayings By Eudora Welty: A whole tree of lightning stood in the sky. She kept looking out the window,
Of course they were children, he knew that, and that wasn't it. They gave off a terrible glow. They had the blank glow of angels. They lived smack in the middle of reality and never gave it a minute's thought. They'd never felt like actors. They'd never been sick with irony. The long tunnel of their thoughts had never swallowed them. They'd never had restless sleepless nights, the urgent wordless unexplainable wrestling matches with the shadowy bands of soul-thieves. God damn it, Sault thought. Everybody gets to be happy except me. Saul heard Anne's cries. The sun was sweating all over his forehead. He felt faint, and Jewish, as usual. He turned on the radio. It happened to be tuned to a religious station and some choir was singing When Jesus Wept.Charles Baxter Weltschmerz Sayings By Charles Baxter: Of course they were children, he knew that, and that wasn't it. They gave off
( ... ) I let go, crying and unable to stop because God was such a dirty crook, contemptible skunk, that's what he was for doing that thing to that woman. Come down out of the skies, you God, come on down and I'll hammer your face all over the city of Los Angeles, you miserable unpardonable prankster. If it wasn't for you, this woman would not have been so maimed, and neither would the world, ( ... )John Fante Weltschmerz Sayings By John Fante: ( ... ) I let go, crying and unable to stop because God was such
...romantic weltschmerz, a state of feeling thought to be basically subversive yet in most cases, like 'beat' rebelliousness today, adolescent and harmless.Leo Marx Weltschmerz Sayings By Leo Marx: ...romantic weltschmerz, a state of feeling thought to be basically subversive yet in most cases,
The normal background-noise type of guilt that comes from just being alive this far into the twentieth century,Douglas Adams Weltschmerz Sayings By Douglas Adams: The normal background-noise type of guilt that comes from just being alive this far into
Kurkov loves his weltschmerz as much as the next guy
but he doesn't see why weltschmerz shouldn't come bundled up with a narrative that kicks a little bit of ass
the edge of the left cheek, say.
Nick Hornby Weltschmerz Sayings By Nick Hornby: Kurkov loves his weltschmerz as much as the next guybut he doesn't see why weltschmerz
Weltschmerz, basically, is the depression we feel when bamboozlers, fanatics, manipulators, trolls, bigots, demagogues, fear-mongers, liars and prigs threaten to take over the world, and there's nothing, we think, we can do about it.Em L. Smith Weltschmerz Sayings By Em L. Smith: Weltschmerz, basically, is the depression we feel when bamboozlers, fanatics, manipulators, trolls, bigots, demagogues, fear-mongers,
Tiny: but there is the word, this word phil wrayson taught me once: weltschmerz. it's the depression you feel when the world as it is does not line up with the world as you think it should be. i live in a big goddamned weltzschermz ocean, you know? and so do you.David Levithan Weltschmerz Sayings By David Levithan: Tiny: but there is the word, this word phil wrayson taught me once: weltschmerz. it's