In order to go on living one must try to escape the death involved in perfectionism. Hannah Ar
Manipulations of opinion, insofar as they are inspired by well-defined interests, have limited goals; their effect, however, if they happen to touch upon an issue of authentic concern, is no longer subject to their control and may easily produce consequences they never foresaw or intended.
Wherever the relevance of speech is at stake, matters become political by definition, for speech is what makes man a political being.
Men in plural [â€¦] can experience meaningfulness only because they can talk with and make sense to each other and themselves.
Mathematics, the non-empirical science par excellence . . . the science of sciences, delivering the key to those laws of nature and the universe which are concealed by appearances.