Johan Huizinga

Johan Huizinga

Dutch philosopher, historian, researcher of culture, professor of Groningen and Leiden University.
In Europe art has to a large degree taken the place of religion. In America it seems rather to be science.More Johan Huizinga quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Whether the aim is in heaven or on earth, wisdom or wealth, the essential condition of its pursuit and attainment is always security and order.More Johan Huizinga quotes [09/01/2011 07:09:00]
The susceptibility of the average modern to pictorial suggestion enables advertising to exploit his lessened power of judgment.More Johan Huizinga quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Culture means control over nature.More Johan Huizinga quotes [09/01/2011 07:09:10]
From whichever angle one looks at it, the application of racial theories remains a striking proof of the lowered demands of public opinion upon the purity of critical judgment.More Johan Huizinga quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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