Max Frisch Quotes (75 quotes)
“Either marriage is a destiny, I believe, or there is no sense in it at all, it's a piece of humbug.”
I'm not Stiller, Max Frisch, Abelard-Schuman, 1958, p. 249
“I don't believe in providence and fate, as a technologist I am used to reckoning with the formulae of probability.”
"Homo Faber" by Max Frisch, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (1994 ed.) - ISBN: 9780547540375
I'm Not Stiller (1994 edition), Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - ISBN: 9780547792828
Homo Faber (1994 edition), Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - ISBN: 9780547540375
Three plays: The fire raisers, Count Oederland [and] Andorra (1962 edition)
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Picture Source: WikipediaMax Frisch
Born: May 15, 1911
Died: April 4, 1991 (aged 79)
Occupation: Novelist, architect, playwright, philosopher
Bio: Max Rudolf Frisch was a Swiss playwright and novelist, regarded as highly representative of German-language literature after World War II. In his creative works Frisch paid particular attention to issues relating to problems of human identity, individuality, responsibility, morality and political commitment. His use of irony is a significant feature of his post-war publications.
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