Johan Huizinga

Johan Huizinga

Dutch philosopher, historian, researcher of culture, professor of Groningen and Leiden University.
All seemingly profound thinking which passes for realism, because it conveniently does away with all troublesome principles, has agreat attraction for the adolescent mind.More Johan Huizinga quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is an evil world. The fires of hatred and violence burn fiercely. Evil is powerful, the devil covers a darkened earth with hisblack wings. And soon the end of the world is expected. But mankind does not repent, the church struggles, and the preachers and poets warn and lament in vain.More Johan Huizinga quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Educators are aware that they can reach the youth only by making use of gang spirit and guiding it, not by working against it.More Johan Huizinga quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Systematic philosophical and practical anti-intellectualism such as we are witnessing appears to be something truly novel in the history of human culture.More Johan Huizinga quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Life is made too easy. Mankind's moral fibre is giving way under the softening influence of luxury.More Johan Huizinga quotes [09/01/2011 07:09:33]

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