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The greatest threat to freedom is the absence of criticism.


Wole Soyinka


#criticism #freedom #greatest #greatest threat #threat

I've said for a long time, clearly the - a, a critical key to success in the region is going to be Pakistan and our relationship with Pakistan, which was one that was broken in the late '80s and which we've worked hard to restore.


Michael Mullen


#clearly #critical #going #hard #i

We of this age have discovered a shorter, and more prudent method to become scholars and wits, without the fatigue of reading or of thinking.


Jonathan Swift


#critics #age

Anybody will do for you, but not for me. I must have somebody.


Abraham Lincoln


#generals #george-b-mcclellan #leadership #united-states-congress #war

Students now arrive at the university ignorant and cynical about our political heritage, lacking the wherewithal to be either inspired by it or seriously critical of it.


Allan Bloom


#arrive #critical #cynical #either #heritage

But instead of spending our lives running towards our dreams, we are often running away from a fear of failure or a fear of criticism.


Eric Wright


#dreams #failure #life #dreams

You know, you want everything you do, obviously, to be a success critically and commercially. But what you find out as you go along is that everything won't.


Lee Ann Womack


#commercially #critically #everything #find #go

Does no one want to know the truth here, Mr. Archer? The real loneliness is living among all these kind of people who only ask one to pretend!


Edith Wharton


#hypocrisy #new-york #pulitzer-prize #social-criticism #age

Only an obstinate prejudice about this period (which I will presently try to account for) could blind us to a certain change which comes over the merely literary texts as we pass from the Middle Ages to the sixteenth century.


C.S. Lewis


#age

Critical art is an art that aims to produce a new perception of the world, and therefore to create a commitment to its transformation. This schema, very simple in appearance, is actually the conjunction of three processes: first, the production of a sensory form of 'strangeness'; second, the development of an awareness of the reason for that strangeness and third, a mobilization of individuals as a result of that awareness.


Jacques Rancière


#critical-art #dissensus #ethical-immediacy #representational-mediation #art






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