11 RESULTS FOR: Thomas Mann
A solitary, unused to speaking of what he sees and feels, has mental experiences which are at once more intense and less articulate than those of a gregarious man.
Thomas MannA man's dying is more the survivors' affair than his own.
Thomas MannThe only religious way to think of death is as a part and parcel of life to regard it, with the understanding and the emotions, as the inviolable condition of life.
Thomas MannWe don't love qualities, we love persons sometimes by reason of their defects as well as of their qualities.
Thomas MannAs death, when we come to consider it closely, is the true goal of our existence, I have formed during the last few years such close relations with this best and truest friend of mankind, that his image is not only no longer terrifying to me, but is indeed very soothing and consoling And I thank my God for graciously granting me the opportunity...of learning that death is the key which unlocks the door to our true happiness.
Thomas MannI have always been an admirer. I regard the gift of admiration as indispensable if one is to amount to something I don't know where I would be without it.
Thomas MannIt is love, not reason, that is stronger than death.
Thomas MannThis was love at first sight, love everlasting a feeling unknown, unhoped for, unexpected--in so far as it could be a matter of conscious awareness it took entire possession of him, and he understood, with joyous amazement, that this was for life.
Thomas MannIf you are possessed by an idea, you find it expressed everywhere, you even smell it.
Thomas MannIt is impossible for ideas to compete in the marketplace if no forum for their presentation is provided or available.
Thomas MannA writer is a person for whom writing is more difficult than it is for other people.