Emile Durkheim

Emile Durkheim

French thinker, one of the founders of sociology as an independent science, the founder of professional sociology.
Melancholy suicide. —This is connected with a general state of extreme depression and exaggerated sadness, causing the patient no longer to realize sanely the bonds which connect him with people and things about him. Pleasures no longer attract;More Emile Durkheim quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Sadness does not inhere in things; it does not reach us from the world and through mere contemplation of the world. It is a product of our own thought. We create it out of whole cloth.More Emile Durkheim quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
When morals are sufficient, law is unnecessary; when morals are insufficient, law is unenforceable.More Emile Durkheim quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Social life comes from a double source, the likeness of consciences and the division of social labour.More Emile Durkheim quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
From top to bottom of the ladder, greed is aroused without knowing where to find ultimate foothold. Nothing can calm it, since its goal is far beyond all it can attain. Reality seems valueless by comparison with the dreams of fevered imaginations; reality is therefore abandoned.More Emile Durkheim quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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