Yi-Fu Tuan

Yi-Fu Tuan

A great city may be seen as the construction of words as well as stone.More Yi-Fu Tuan quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In a sense, every human construction, whether mental or material, is a component in a landscape of fear because it exists in constant chaos. Thus children's fairy tales as well as adult's legends, cosmological myths, and indeed philosophical systems are shelters built by the mind in which human beings can rest, at least temporarily, from the siege of inchoate experience and of doubt.More Yi-Fu Tuan quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A spontaneous act of generosity, performed with unselfish grace is an example of moral beauty, as are certain acts of courage; genuine modesty is a possible example, as is selfless love. Although moral beauty is a natural gift, it is nevertheless more likely to emerge and flourish in societies that appreciate and encourage it.More Yi-Fu Tuan quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Geography is the study of earth as the home of peopleMore Yi-Fu Tuan quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is by thoughtful reflection that the elusive moments of the past draw near to us in present reality and gain a measure of permanence.More Yi-Fu Tuan quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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