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Antonio Gramsci

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I'm a pessimist because of intelligence, but an optimist because of will.

— Antonio Gramsci

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The point of modernity is to live a life without illusions while not becoming disillusioned

— Antonio Gramsci

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تشاؤمُ العقل .. تفاؤلُ الإرادة

— Antonio Gramsci

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The challenge of modernity is to live without illusions and without becoming disillusioned.

— Antonio Gramsci

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I turn and turn in my cell like a fly that doesn't know where to die.

— Antonio Gramsci

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To tell the truth is revolutionary.

— Antonio Gramsci

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My practicality consists in this, in the knowledge that if you beat your head against the wall it is your head which breaks and not the wall - that is my strength, my only strength.

— Antonio Gramsci

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Pessimism of the spirit; optimism of the will.

— Antonio Gramsci

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Instead he divides it between 'political society' (the police the army legal system etc. These writings known as the Prison Notebooks contain Gramsci's tracing of Italian history and nationalism as well as some ideas in Marxist theory critical theory and educational theory associated with his name such as:
Cultural hegemony as a means of maintaining and legitimising the capitalist state. On 21 January 1921 in the town of Livorno (Leghorn) the Communist Party of Italy (Partito Comunista d'Italia – PCI) was founded.

He is renowned for his concept of cultural hegemony as a means of maintaining the state in a capitalist society. His writings are heavily concerned with the analysis of culture and political leadership and he is notable as a highly original thinker within modern European thought.

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