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Hannah Arendt

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Biography - Hannah Arendt:

German-born American political theorist.
Born: 1906 - Died: 1975
Period:
20th century
Place of birth: Germany
Germany

Quote

Finding the right words at the right moment is action.
Hannah Arendt




Translation  

Translation

(French, German)


French
Les mots justes trouvés au bon moment sont de l’action.”
Hannah Arendt

German
Finden des rechten Wortes im rechten Augenblick ist bereits Handeln.”
Hannah Arendt




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One word and all is saved
One word and all is lost.”

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Whatever we well understand we express clearly, and words flow with ease.”
Nicolas Boileau-Despréaux - L'Art poétique
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The word flies and cannot be recalled.”
Quintus Horatius Flaccus - Epistles
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The meaning of a word is its use in the language.”
Ludwig Wittgenstein - Philosophical Investigations
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Where words fail, music speaks.”
Hans Christian Andersen
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Words make love.”
André Breton
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Quotes about action:


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I have laboured carefully, not to mock, lament, or execrate, but to understand human actions.”
Baruch Spinoza - Tractatus politicus
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The present is not a potential past; it is the moment of choice and action.”
Simone de Beauvoir
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I have always thought the actions of men the best interpreters of their thoughts.”
John Locke - An Essay Concerning Human Understanding
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Forgiveness is the key to action and freedom.”
Hannah Arendt
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Think like a man of action, act like a man of thought.”
Henri Bergson
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To act freely is to retake possession of oneself; it is to place oneself back in pure duration.”
Henri Bergson - Time and Free Will: An Essay on the Immediate Data of Consciousness
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Action, with all its uncertainties, is like an ever-present reminder that men, though they must die, are not born in order to die, but to begin something new.”
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Forgiveness is the key to action and freedom.”
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The best of all will be those who know only one thing for certain: that whatever else happens, as long as we live we shall have to live together with ourselves.”
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Unthinking people are like sleepwalkers.”
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The meaning of politics is freedom.”
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The most radical revolutionary will become a conservative the day after the revolution.”
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