"Everything that is necessary is also easy. You just have to accept it. And the most necessary, the most natural matter on this planet is death."
"A man who won't die for something is not fit to live."Friedrich Durrenmatt on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent."Friedrich Durrenmatt on Buddha
"The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead."Friedrich Durrenmatt on Albert Einstein
"The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time."Friedrich Durrenmatt on Mark Twain
"Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there's a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see."Friedrich Durrenmatt on Helen Keller
"Before anything else, we need a new age of Enlightenment. Our present political systems must relinquish their claims on truth, justice and freedom and have to replace them with the search for truth, justice, freedom and reason."
"Pretend to be dumb, that's the only way to reach old age."
"Emotions have no place in business, unless you do business with them."
"Revolutions demand enormous sacrifices and, at the same time, create a new need to change the world again."
"News reports don't change the world. Only facts change it, and those have already happened when we get the news."