Quotations About / On: WORLD

  • 11.
    A new world can change the new world.
    (As we know that every country following the USA.)
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  • 12.
    Justice?—You get justice in the next world, in this world you have the law.
    (William Gaddis (b. 1922), U.S. novelist. A Frolic of His Own, p. 13, Scribner (1994).)
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  • 13.
    Let us fight for a new world, a decent world!
    (Charlie Chaplin (1889-1977), British actor, screenwriter, director. The Barber (Charles Chaplin), The Great Dictator, from the Barber's speech after he is mistaken for Tomanian dictator Adenoid Hynkel (1940). This famous closing speech was later used against Chaplin by those (in Hollywood and Washington, D.C.) who felt he was a Communist agitator.)
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  • 14.
    The subject does not belong to the world; rather, it is a limit of the world.
    (Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889-1951), Austrian philosopher (worked mainly at Cambridge University). Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus, sect. 5.632, Routledge & Kegan Paul (2nd ed., 1961).)
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  • 15.
    In the struggle between yourself and the world second the world.
    (Franz Kafka (1883-1924), Prague German Jewish author, novelist. The Third Notebook, December 8, 1917. The Blue Octavo Notebooks, ed. Max Brod, trans. by Ernst Kaiser and Eithne Wilkins. Exact Change, Cambridge, MA (1991). Dearest Father: Stories and Other Writings, trans. by Ernst Kaiser and Eithne Wilkins, New York, Schocken Books (1954).)
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  • 16.
    The history of the world is the world's court of justice.
    (Friedrich Von Schiller (1759-1805), German dramatist, poet, historian. Inaugural lecture, May 26, 1789, as Professor of History at the University of Jena, Weimar, Germany. See also Hegel's comment under "history," rendering a similar idea.)
  • 17.
    He found in the world without as actual what was in his world within as possible.
    (James Joyce (1882-1941), Irish author. Ulysses, ch. 9, "Scylla and Charybdis," The Corrected Text, ed. Hans Walter Gabler, Random House (1986). Stephen Dedalus on Shakespeare.)
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  • 18.
    The world is not merely the world. It is our world. It is not merely an industrial world. It is, above all things, a human world.
    (Agnes E. Meyer (1887-1970), U.S. journalist. Out of These Roots, ch. 13 (1953). Meyer was concerned about the negative impact of technological progress on human happiness.)
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  • 19.
    'There is a fact that cannot be erased is that there is one world and in which every human is in his or her own world'.
    (life)
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  • 20.
    Once you bring life into the world, you must protect it. We must protect it by changing the world.
    (Elie Wiesel (b. 1928), Romanian-born U.S. writer. Interview in Writers at Work, Eighth Series, ed. George Plimpton (1988).)
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