Christ rode on an ass, but now asses ride on Christ.

Heinrich Heine

Heinrich Heine

Profession: Poet
Nationality: German

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Communism possesses a language which every people can understand - its elements are hunger, envy, and death.

The Wedding March always reminds me of the music played when soldiers go into battle.

The more i get to know people, the more i like dogs.

It is extremely difficult for a Jew to be converted, for how can he bring himself to believe in the divinity of - another Jew?

Experience is a good school. But the fees are high.

Like a great poet, Nature knows how to produce the greatest effects with the most limited means.

Matrimony; the high sea for which no compass has yet been invented.

Where they have burned books, they will end in burning human beings.

The stones here speak to me, and I know their mute language. Also, they seem deeply to feel what I think. So a broken column of the old Roman times, an old tower of Lombardy, a weather-beaten Gothic piece of a pillar understands me well. But I am a ruin myself, wandering among ruins.

The music at a wedding procession always reminds me of the music of soldiers going into battle.

Sleep is good, death is better; but of course, the best thing would to have never been born at all.

In earlier religions the spirit of the time was expressed through the individual and confirmed by miracles. In modern religions the spirit is expressed through the many and confirmed by reason.

Where books are burned, in the end, people will eventually burn too.

It is a common phenomenon that just the prettiest girls find it so difficult to get a man.