Alexander Herzen

Alexander Herzen

was a Russian pro-Western writer and thinker known as the 'father of Russian socialism', and one of the main fathers of agrarian populism
Science, which cuts its way through the muddy pond of daily life without mingling with it, casts its wealth to right and left, but the puny boatmen do not know how to fish for it.More Alexander Herzen quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A generation which has passed through the shop has absorbed standards and ambitions which are not of those of spaciousness, and cannot get away from them. Everything with them is done as though for sale, and they naturally have in view the greatest possible benefit, profit and that end of the stuff that will make the best show.More Alexander Herzen quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I believe what I write to be the truth...every man who is not indifferent to the truth has a weakness for spreading it about.More Alexander Herzen quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It seems to me that you are solving a problem which goes beyond the limits of physiology in too simple a way. Physiology has realized its problem with fortitude, breaking man down into endless actions and counteractions and reducing him to a crossing, a vortex of reflex acts. Let it now permit sociology to restore him as a whole. Sociology will wrest man from the anatomical theatre and return him to history.More Alexander Herzen quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I believe in nothing here, except a handful of people, a few ideas, and the fact that one cannot arrest movement.More Alexander Herzen quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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