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Bernhard

Thomas bernhard

To that extent it is no exaggeration to say that the whole of history is a history totally without reason, which makes it a dead history. All the thinking that is done is only substitute thinking, because actual thinking is not possible, because there is no such thing as actual thinking, because Nature excludes thinking. Schermberg 1949 - To me every star is the police. My sister is quick to call somebody a friend, even somebody she hardly knows, if it suits her book. You have all these things within yourself, and sometimes you use it if you feel like it.

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Wittgenstein's Nephew

Thomas bernhard

The first thing to be destroyed by the music industry are people's auditory canals and next, as a logical consequence, the people themselves. We have, it is true, says Oehler, if we look at history, if we look into history, which a person like me is from time to time brave enough to do, a tremendous Nature behind us, actually under us but in reality no history at all. His characters are so ruthlessly determined not to be fooled that they ruin themselves before our eyes. You open your chest of drawers: a further molestation. Thomas Bernhard: The Making of an Austrian. We have to see the Pope face to face and personally discover that all in all he is just as helpless and grotesque a person as anyone else in order to bear it.

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Thomas Bernhard « Ben Marcus

Thomas bernhard

If we look at a person, we are bound in a short space of time to say what a horrible, what an unbearable person. My twisted mind, that tit milk of crackups! It is as though authorial choreography is not enough; an ally must be sent abroad into the text to work directly with the characters. Nature does not need thought, says Oehler, only human pride incessantly thinks into nature its thinking. The music industry will one day have the population on its conscience. But these characters, and their intrigues, are more like hand puppets bobbing atop cardboard scenery, a bit of over-rigged, cartoonish entertainment in between bracing doses of death talk. If we look at something artificial--it doesn't matter what the artificiality is--we are bound to say in a short space of time what an unbearable artificiality. As their once-casual friendship quickens, … Correction is a novel by Thomas Bernhard, originally published in German in 1975, and first published in English translation in 1979 by Alfred A.

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Thomas Bernhard (Author of The Loser)

Thomas bernhard

I always sought protection with women, who in many things were also superior to me. In the nature of things conditions become ever more unbearable through our thinking, says Oehler. Every year we used to visit them frequently and they used to come to our house. In every one of these paintings, these so-called masterpieces, I have found and uncovered a massive mistake, the failure of its creator. What kind of wine are you, my Master Urine? I can already see people totally destroyed by the music industry, Reger said, those masses of music-industry victims eventually populating the continents with their musical cadaverous stench.

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Bernhard

Thomas bernhard

We know a number of people, perhaps even a lot of people; there are a few whom we've known since we were children and who have not yet died or moved away for good. Simon Walsh in Modern Austrian Literature 43 2010 , issue 4, p. None of them is so great as not to be the kind who misplaces things. . A narrow-brimmed hat doesn't suit your head, only a wide-brimmed one does, Oehler says to me, whereas I tell Oehler, only a narrow-brimmed hat suits your head, but not a wide-brimmed one like the one you have on.

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Thomas Bernhard

Thomas bernhard

You cannot expect anything from men. The art of existing against the facts, says Oehler, is the most difficult, the art that is the most difficult. We brood about what we should have done differently or better or what perhaps we should not have done, because we are doomed to do so, but it does not lead anywhere. Whereas Oehler has on boots that reach up above his ankles, I wear ordinary shoes, for there is nothing I hate more than boots, just as Oehler hates nothing more than regular shoes. With head burning from the cold, rod ready, you scratch the dog on his blue balls sourly, and it snarls, dictating its dictation to you. In my wood shoe skates, snowblind by plaster, pieces of skull snap orders at me from their nightwatchman stupor. I have suffered more from this disease than from any other.

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Thomas Bernhard

Thomas bernhard

Plays entitled simply Minetti 1980 and Ritter, Dene, Voss 1984 paid homage to his muses. The number of possibilities of existing in and with the fact of an unbearable and horrible existence, is the same as the number of existing against the unbearable and horrible existence and thus in and with and at the same time against the fact of an unbearable and horrible existence. One is only really warm in mittens, Oehler says over and over again, only in gloves, only in soft leather gloves like these, I say, can I move my hands as I do. An eighty-year-old man who's in bed somewhere and who hasn't had this love you're talking about for fifty years, he too has a sexual life. There is a tremendous movement on the walls.

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Thomas Bernhard

Thomas bernhard

Correction, for example, plants its narrator among the posthumous papers of an architect who has just killed himself, since the perfect structure he built for his sister—a cone in the middle of a forest—has allowed her to consummate her own lifelong desire: to kill herself. Whereas Oehler habitually wears his topcoat completely buttoned up, I leave my topcoat completely open. Up my ass the world still has some fire as soon as I fetch my lard bread and schnapps! He started publishing in the year 1963, with t. Although internationally he's most acclaimed because of his novels, he was also a prolific playwright. Pierced by the eyes in their wood planks, I walk into my darkness, right into these thoughts where nothing remains but stench and stone. Bernhard also wrote five volumes of autobiography published together in English under the title Gathering Evidence.

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