"We understand everything; that is why we understand nothing."
"We are all equal before the law, but not before those appointed to apply it."
Artistic book based on a selection of aphorisms.
On the 50th anniversary of Sanislaw Jerzy Lec's Death (1909-1966)
Stanislaw Jerzy LEC, one of the greatest aphorists of the 20th century. Jew, Auschwitz prisoner, patrisian, diplomat, Austrian aristocrat, son of Baron de Tusch-Lec. Author of 4711 Thoughts uncombed. Commentator of the reality, master of paradox, whose aphorisms are still valide and contain universal meaning. "Malicious lyricist and sensitive ridiculer", as he called himsef.