Johanna "Hannah" Arendt (October 14, 1906 – December 4, 1975) was a German American political theorist. She has often been described as a philosopher, although she refused that label on the grounds that philosophy is concerned with "man in the singular." She described herself instead as a political theorist because her work centers on the fact that "men, not Man, live on the earth and inhabit the ... more »
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It is a secret from nobody that the famous random event is most likely to arise from those parts of the world where the old adage "There is no alternative to victory" retains a high degree of plausibi...Hannah Arendt (1906-1975), German-born U.S. political philosopher. "On Violence, sct. 1, Crises of the Republic (1972).
''The point, as Marx saw it, is that dreams never come true.''Hannah Arendt (1906-1975), German-born U.S. political philosopher. "On Violence," sct. 1, Crises of the Republic (1970). Referring to the student ...
I don't wanna live in a city where the only cultural advantage is that you can make a right turn on a red light.Hannah Arendt (1906-1975), German-born U.S political philosopher, and Marshall Brickman, screenwriter. Woody Allen. Prologue, The Human Condition (195...
Freedom from labor itself is not new; it once belonged among the most firmly est...
''Under conditions of tyranny it is far easier to act than to think.''Hannah Arendt (1906-1975), German-born U.S. political philosopher. Quoted in A Certain World, "Tyranny," W.H. Auden (1970).