No writer in our time has been more isolated than Kafka, and yet few have achieved communication as well as he did.
communication kafka Communication
Eppure resta che qualcosa è accaduto, forse un niente che è tutto.
amore Love happened
I have been judged to be a pessimist but what abyss of ignorance and low egoism is not hidden in one who thinks that Man is the god of himself and that his future can only be triumphant?
I Who Low
Mass communication, radio, and especially television, have attempted, not without success, to annihilate every possibility of solitude and reflection.
Against the dark background of this contemporary civilization of well-being, even the arts tend to mingle, to lose their identity.
Well-Being Lose Against
But poets were not considered dangerous and they were advised to exercise self-censorship. At most, poets were requested not to write at all. I took advantage of this negative liberty.
Write Negative Took
For my part, if I consider poetry as an object, I maintain that it is born of the necessity of adding a vocal sound (speech) to the hammering of the first tribal music.
Adding Necessity Born
Evidently the arts, all the visual arts, are becoming more democratic in the worst sense of the word.
Sense Becoming Word
Happiness, for you we walk on a knife edge. To the eyes you are a flickering light, to the feet, thin ice that cracks; and so may no one touch you who loves you.
Edge Knife Who
I am perhaps a late follower of Zoroaster and I believe that the foundation of life is built upon the struggle between the two opposing forces of Good and Evil.
Follower Life Struggle
In reality art is always for everyone and for no one.
Reality Art Everyone
It has often been observed that the repercussion of poetic language on prose language can be considered a decisive cut of a whip.
Poetic Been Cut