Find the best quotes by Henrik Ibsen.
Really to sin you have to be serious about it.
Don’t use that foreign word ‘ideals.’ We have that excellent native word ‘lies.’
Do not use that foreign word ‘ideals.’ We have that excellent native word ‘lies.’
What business has science and capitalism got, bringing all these new inventions into the works, before society has produced a generation educated up to using…
The devil is compromise.
These heroes of finance are like beads on a string; when one slips off, all the rest follow.
The pillars of truth and the pillars of freedom – they are the pillars of society.
One of the qualities of liberty is that, as long as it is being striven after, it goes on expanding. Therefore, the man who stands…
A minority may be right, and a majority is always wrong.
The man whom God wills to slay in the struggle of life – he first individualizes.
Marriage! Nothing else demands so much of a man.
The spirit of truth and the spirit of freedom – these are the pillars of society.
Do you know what we are those of us who count as pillars of society? We are society’s tools, neither more nor less.
Your home is regarded as a model home, your life as a model life. But all this splendor, and you along with it… it’s just…
Look into any man’s heart you please, and you will always find, in every one, at least one black spot which he has to keep…
Castles in the air – they are so easy to take refuge in. And so easy to build too.
The spectacles of experience; through them you will see clearly a second time.
Never wear your best trousers when you go out to fight for freedom and truth.
People who don’t know how to keep themselves healthy ought to have the decency to get themselves buried, and not waste time about it.
The worst enemy of truth and freedom in our society is the compact majority.
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