Johan Huizinga

Johan Huizinga

Dutch philosopher, historian, researcher of culture, professor of Groningen and Leiden University.
History can predict nothing except that great changes in human relationships will never come about in the form in which they have been anticipated.More Johan Huizinga quotes [09/01/2011 07:09:46]
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 [09/01/2011 07:09:38]
In order to begin an analysis, there must already be a synthesis present in the mind.More Johan Huizinga quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Every age yearns for a more beautiful world. The deeper the desperation and the depression about the confusing present, the more intense that yearning.More Johan Huizinga quotes [09/01/2011 07:09:33]
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]

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