Famous Creative Women Quotations from . . .

Hannah Arendt
(1906-1975) born on
Oct 14
German-US political scientist. She is best known for her critical writing on Jewish affairs and her study of totalitarianism.

"The ceaseless, senseless demand for original scholarship in a number of fields, where only erudition is now possible, has led either to sheer irrelevancy, the famous knowing of more and more about less and less . . ."

There are no dangerous thoughts; thinking itself is dangerous.
"Ideas, as distinguished from events, are never unprecedented."
Storytelling reveals meaning without committing the error of defining it.
We have almost succeeded in leveling all human activities to the common denominator of securing the necessities of life and providing for their abundance.


Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F:  ""Crises of the Republic," "On Violence," 1972."
R: "In "The New Yorker," 5 Dec 1977."
A: "In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994."
N: "In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994."
K: ""The Human Condition," pt. 3, ch. 17, 1958."

Be More Creative

copyright 1996-2010 by Baertracks at bemorecreative.com