What is Gunter Wilhelm Grass?

  • (noun): German writer of novels and poetry and plays (born 1927).
    Synonyms: Grass, Gunter Grass

Famous quotes containing the words grass and/or wilhelm:

    All the heavy days are over;
    Leave the body’s coloured pride
    Underneath the grass and clover,
    With the feet laid side by side.
    William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)

    The first glance at History convinces us that the actions of men proceed from their needs, their passions, their characters and talents; and impresses us with the belief that such needs, passions and interests are the sole spring of actions.
    —Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel (1770–1831)