Bertolt Brecht Quote

When evil-doing comes like falling rain, nobody calls out "stop!" When crimes begin to pile up they become invisible. When sufferings become unendurable the cries are no longer heard. The cries, too, fall like rain in summer.


"When evil-doing comes like falling rain" [Wenn die Untat kommt, wie der Regen fällt] (1935), trans. John Willett in Poems, 1913-1956, p. 247 - Poems, 1913-1956 (1976)

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When evil-doing comes like falling rain, nobody calls out stop! When crimes begin to pile up they become invisible. When sufferings become...

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When evil-doing comes like falling rain, nobody calls out stop! When crimes begin to pile up they become invisible. When sufferings become...

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When evil-doing comes like falling rain, nobody calls out stop! When crimes begin to pile up they become invisible. When sufferings become...