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Noam Chomsky

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Biography - Noam Chomsky:

American linguist, philosopher, cognitive scientist, historian, political activist and social critic.
Born: 1928
Period:
21st century
20th century
Place of birth: United States
United States

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Real popular culture is folk art - coalminers' songs and so forth.
Noam Chomsky




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Quotes about art:



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Truly, art is embedded in nature; he who can extract it, has it.”
Albrecht Dürer
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My trade and art is to live.”
Michel de Montaigne - Essays
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The more I think about it the more I feel that there’s nothing more genuinely artistic than to love people.”
Vincent Willem van Gogh
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Art is the elimination of the unnecessary.”
Pablo Picasso
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I do not know what the spirit of a philosopher could more wish to be than a good dancer. For the dance is his ideal, also his fine art, finally also the only kind of piety he knows, his 'divine service.'”
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - The Joyful Science
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The art of living is more like wrestling than dancing.”
Marcus Aurelius
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Quotes about culture:



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Culture is what remains when one has forgotten everything we had learned.”
Selma Lagerlöf
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Philosophy is the culture of the soul.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero
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We must cultivate our garden.”
Voltaire - Candide ou l'Optimisme
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Whatever makes for cultural development is working also against war.”
Sigmund Freud
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It seems to me that, in every culture, I come across a chapter headed 'Wisdom.' And then I know exactly what is going to follow: 'Vanity of vanities, all is vanity.'”
Ludwig Wittgenstein
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Without culture, and the relative freedom it implies, society, even when perfect, is but a jungle. This is why any authentic creation is a gift to the future.”
Albert Camus
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Citizens of the democratic societies should undertake a course of intellectual self defense to protect themselves from manipulation and control. ”
Noam Chomsky
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If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.”
Noam Chomsky
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As soon as questions of will or decision or reason or choice of action arise, human science is at a loss.”
Noam Chomsky
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The smart way to keep people passive and obedient is to strictly limit the spectrum of acceptable opinion, but allow very lively debate within that spectrum.”
Noam Chomsky
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Real education is about getting people involved in thinking for themselves.”
Noam Chomsky
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Propaganda is to democracy what the bludgeon is to a totalitarian state.”
Noam Chomsky
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