We have almost succeeded in leveling all human activities to the common denominator of securing the necessities of life and providing for their abundance.

-Hannah Arendt
Hannah Arendt

Under conditions of tyranny it is far easier to act than to think.

Hannah Arendt
Generally speaking, violence always arises out of impotence. It is the hope of those who have no power ...
Hannah Arendt

The heritage of the American Revolution is forgotten, and the American government, for better and for worse, has entered into theheritage of Europe as though it were its patrimony--unaware, alas, of the fact that Europe's declining power was preceded and accompanied by political bankruptcy, the bankruptcy of the nation-state and its concept of sovereignty.

Hannah Arendt
The monstrous sameness and pervasive ugliness so highly characteristic of the findings of modern psychology, and contrasting so obviously with the enormous variety and richness of overt human conduct, witness to the radical difference between the inside and the outside of the human body.
Hannah Arendt

The Third World is not a reality but an ideology. Hannah Ar

Hannah Arendt
Bureaucracy, the rule of nobody.
Hannah Arendt

Wherever the relevance of speech is at stake, matters become political by definition, for speech is what makes man a political being.

Hannah Arendt
It is in the very nature of a beginning to carry with itself a measure of complete arbitrariness. Not only is it not bound into a reliable chain of cause and effect, a chain in which each effect immediately turns into the cause for future developments, the beginning has, as it were, nothing whatever to hold on to; it is as though it came out of nowhere in either time or space.
Hannah Arendt

We all carry fault within.

Hannah Arendt
The Third World is not a reality but an ideology. Hannah Arend