Quote of the Day

From a billboard advertisement for the tabloid newspaper Bild:

"Complaining is the death of love." (Noergeln ist der Tod der Liebe) — Marlene Dietrich

(From their "Every truth requires someone brave enough to say it" series).

2 thoughts on “Quote of the Day

  1. If these ads weren’t so brazen one could admire their chutzpah. BTW, ‘noergeln’ is better translated with ‘nagging’.

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  2. Has anyone else noticed that Bild’s slogan: BILD Dir Deine Meinung can be interpreted two ways? In English it might be translated as “Make your own opinion”, but it can also be read as BILD – “your opinion, given to you”. Sneaky…

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