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Hannah Arendt

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For the things we have to learn before we can do them, we learn by doing them.

— Hannah Arendt

#doing #learn #them #things

The aim of totalitarian education has never been to instill convictions but to destroy the capacity to form any.

— Hannah Arendt


Forgiveness is the only way to reverse the irreversible flow of history.

— Hannah Arendt

#history #forgiveness

Courage is indispensible because in politics not life but the world is at stake.

— Hannah Arendt

#politics #courage

Love, by its very nature, is unworldly, and it is for this reason rather than its rarity that it is not only apolitical but antipolitical, perhaps the most powerful of all antipolitical forces.

— Hannah Arendt

#politics #love

One of the greatest advantages of the totalitarian elites of the twenties and thirties was to turn any statement of fact into a question of motive.

— Hannah Arendt

#politics #politics-language #totalitarianism #motivational

Niemand hat das Recht zu gehorchen.

— Hannah Arendt

#independence #freedom

The most radical revolutionary will become a conservative the day after the revolution.

— Hannah Arendt

#become #conservative #day #most #radical

Dedicate yourself to the good you deserve and desire for yourself. Give yourself peace of mind. You deserve to be happy. You deserve delight.

— Hannah Arendt

#dedicate #delight #deserve #desire #give

Only crime and the criminal, it is true, confront us with the perplexity of radical evil; but only the hypocrite is really rotten to the core.

— Hannah Arendt

#core #crime #criminal #evil #hypocrite

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Bureaucracies then become the ideal birthplaces of violence since they are defined as the "rule by no one" against whom to argue and therefore re-create the missing links with the people they rule over. The dissertation was publiHannah Arendtd in 1929. With the German military occupation of northern France during World War II and the deportation of Jews to Nazi concentration camps even by the Vichy collaborator regime in the unoccupied south Arendt was compelled to leave France.

" Arendt's work deals with the nature of power and the subjects of politics authority and totalitarianism. Johanna "Hannah" Arendt (October 14 1906 – December 4 1975) was a German-American political theorist. Though often described as a philosopher Hannah Arendt rejected that label on the grounds that philosophy is concerned with "man in the singular" and instead described herself as a political theorist because her work centers on the fact that "men not Man live on the earth and inhabit the world.

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