Kolonialismus - die gewaltsame Verbreitung der Vernunft. Aber wer verbreitet sie unter denen, die kolonisieren?Anthony Burgess
If you expect the worst from a person you can never be disappointed.Anthony Burgess in The Wanting Seed
We're a government that believes in everybody having the illusion of free will.RegierungenAnthony Burgess in The Wanting Seed
Jedes Korn Erfahrung ist Nahrung für die gierig wachsende Seele eines Künstlers.
Every grain of experience is food for the greedy growing soul of the artist.KunstAnthony Burgess
Lache, und die Welt wird mit dir lachen. Schnarche, und du wirst alleine schlafen.
Laugh and the world laughs with you, snore and you sleep alone.Anthony Burgess
A perverse nature can be stimulated by anything. Any book can be used as a pornographic instrument, even a great work of literature if the mind that so uses it is off-balance. I once found a small boy masturbating in the presence of the Victorian steel-engraving in a family Bible.Anthony Burgess in A Clockwork Orange
If he can only perform good or only perform evil, then he is a clockwork orange - meaning that he has the appearance of an organism lovely with colour and juice but is in fact only a clockwork toy to be wound up by God or the Devil.Anthony Burgess in A Clockwork Orange
It's funny how the colors of the real world only seem really real when you watch them on a screen.Anthony Burgess in A Clockwork Orange
It is as inhuman to be totally good as it is to be totally evil.Anthony Burgess in A Clockwork Orange
The important thing is moral choice. Evil has to exist along with good, in order that moral choice may operate. Life is sustained by the grinding opposition of moral entities.Entscheidungen, Moral & EthikAnthony Burgess in A Clockwork Orange
We can destroy what we have written, but we cannot unwrite it.Anthony Burgess in A Clockwork Orange
Is it better for a man to have chosen evil than to have good imposed upon him?Anthony Burgess in A Clockwork Orange