War is like love, it always finds a way.
Boy meets Girl, So What?
Art is not a mirror held up to reality, but a hammer with which to shape it.
Your theory is crazy, but it's not crazy enough to be true.
ANDREA: Unhappy the land that has no heroes! . . . GALILEO: No, unhappy the land that needs heroes.
Do not rejoice in his defeat, you men. For though the bastard is dead, the bitch that bore him is again in heat.
We need a type of theatre which not only releases the feelings, insights and impulses possible within the particular historical field of human relations in which the action takes place, but employs and encourages those thoughts and feelings which help transform the field itself.
'What is the robbing of a bank compared to the FOUNDING of a bank?'.
Oh the shark has pretty teeth, dear, / And he shows them pearly white. / Just a jack-knife has Macheath / And he keeps it out of sight.
Literary works cannot be taken over like factories, or literary forms of expression like industrial methods. Realist writing, of which history offers many widely varying examples, is likewise conditioned by the question of how, when and for what class it is made use of.
I want to go with the one I love./ I do not want to calculate the cost./ I do not want to think about whether it's good./ I do not want to know whether he loves me./ I want to go with whom I love.