Elias Canetti Quotes and its meanings

Elias Canetti has written on many topics. Some of the topics he has discussed most are as follows;

Death Dreams Failure Fear Food Success

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

What does Elias Canetti write about?

Elias Canetti has written on many topics but he is most famous for his work about death, dreams, failure, fear, food & success. People always share Death quotes, Dreams quotes, failure, fear, food & success from his literary works.

What are the top most famous quotes by Elias Canetti?

Here are the top most famous quotes by Elias Canetti.

  • He who is obsessed by death is made guilty by it.
  • There is no such thing as an ugly language. Today I hear every language as if it were the only one, and when I hear of one that is dying, it overwhelms me as though it were the death of the earth.
  • All the things one has forgotten scream for help in dreams.
  • The paranoiac is the exact image of the ruler. The only difference is their position in the world. One might even think the paranoiac the more impressive of the two because he is sufficient unto himself and cannot be shaken by failure.
  • The fear of burglars is not only the fear of being robbed, but also the fear of a sudden and unexpected clutch out of the darkness.
  • Justice requires that everyone should have enough to eat. But it also requires that everyone should contribute to the production of food.
  • Success is the space one occupies in the newspaper. Success is one day's insolence.
  • Success listens only to applause. To all else it is deaf.