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
We speak to being, to the lord of being, and also to him that controls the beings; to the beings all assembled, they shall deliver us from calamity!
Immortality is not a gift, Immortality is an achievement; And only those who strive mightily Shall possess it
~ Edgar Lee Masters (September 23, 1869 - )
Quotes on: Gifts, Immortality
Waves: immortality, My quotes about life
Promise me you'll never forget me because if I thought you would I'd never leave.
Winnie the Pooh
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