Friedrich Dürrenmatt

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Friedrich Dürrenmatt Biography

Friedrich Dürrenmatt (5 January 1921 – 14 December 1990) was a Swiss author and dramatist. He was a proponent of epic theatre whose plays reflected the recent experiences of World War II. The politically active author's work included avant-garde dramas, philosophically deep crime novels, and often macabre satire. Dürrenmatt was a member of the Gruppe Olten.

Friedrich Dürrenmatt Quotes

11 November 2014

The worst possible turn can not be programmed. It is caused by coincidence.

11 November 2014

Who sows fear, reaps weapons.

11 November 2014

That there is also freedom in captivity, only a prisoner can claim. Coming from a prison guard, this statement would be blasphemy.

11 November 2014

Without tolerance, our world turns into hell.

11 November 2014

The freedom of each individual can only be the freedom of all.

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Nathan Coppedge 23 July 2017

He is the human advocacy quotations I was looking for!

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