Forgiveness is the key to action and freedom.
~ Hannah Arendt
Quotes on: Action, Forgiveness, Freedom
Waves: Action, Actions, forgiveness, Freedom, Random
The trouble with lying and deceiving is that their efficiency depends entirely upon a clear notion of the truth that the liar and deceiver wishes to hide. In this sense, truth, even if it does not prevail in public, possesses an ineradicable primacy over all falsehoods.
Waves: Hannah Arendt, liars, truth
No cause is left but the most ancient of all, the one, in fact, that from the beginning of our history has determined the very existence of politics, the cause of freedom versus tyranny.
Waves: Hannah Arendt, Politics
It was as though in those last minutes he (Eichmann) was summing up the lessons that this long course in human wickedness had taught us the lesson of the fearsome, word-and-thought-defying banality of evil
Waves: Hannah Arendt, Quote Book
Power and violence are opposites; where the one rules absolutely, the other is absent. Violence appears where power is in jeopardy, but left to its own course it ends in power's disappearance.
Waves: Hannah Arendt
The lives of those 14 would be a lesson for all of us Kenyans to say 'we must put aside greed and ensure that even one life lost because I was greedy is one too many', I think a great lesson will have been learnt from this tragedy.
~ Musikari Kombo
Politics are not the task of a Christian.
~ Dietrich Bonhoeffer (February 04, 1906 - April 09, 1945)
Quotes on: Politics
Waves: Christianity, Politics, religion, Religious Quotes, spirituality
Look down at me and you see a fool;
look up at me and you see a god;
look straight at me and you see yourself
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