Erich Maria Remarque

German author who created many works, with his best-known novel being All Quiet on the Western Front.

About Love

If things went according to the death notices, ... the earth seems to have been populated by a horde of wingless angels without one’s having been aware of it. Pure love, which in reality is to be found so seldom, shines on all sides in death, and is the commonest thing of all.