Thomas Dumm

Thomas Dumm

None of us is perfect, but the point of our writing is to try to become better, to learn something that we may not have already realized, about ourselves, about the world we inhabit.More Thomas Dumm quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
As lovers of truth, we want to be close to it. Sometimes - evil thought, evil temptation - we want to be close to it by misleading others about its presence.More Thomas Dumm quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Worldwide, the twentieth century has seen the rise of extraordinary concentrations of economic and political power - evoking the people as the source of power while simultaneously privatizing its most meaningful exercise. Democracy always seems to be at least slightly elusive under such conditions.More Thomas Dumm quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We can never leave loneliness behind completely - it is part of what forms us.More Thomas Dumm quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I worry that we don't currently have a democracy in the United States. Instead we have what [political philosopher] Sheldon Wolin has recently labeled a sort of inverted totalitarianism.More Thomas Dumm quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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