Johan Huizinga

Johan Huizinga

Dutch philosopher, historian, researcher of culture, professor of Groningen and Leiden University.
The title of hero is bestowed by the survivors upon the fallen, who themselves know nothing of heroism.More Johan Huizinga quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
History creates comprehensibility primarily by arranging facts meaningfully and only in a very limited sense by establishing strict causal connections.More Johan Huizinga quotes [09/01/2011 07:09:51]
You only live a short time... and you are dead a long time.More Johan Huizinga quotes [09/01/2011 07:09:06]
Culture must have its ultimate aim in the metaphysical or it will cease to be culture.More Johan Huizinga quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If we are to preserve culture we must continue to create it.More Johan Huizinga quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

Quotes of the month

Anatoly Yurkin Through pension reform corpse stains on a body of the national state appear. [06/28/2019 12:06:03] More


Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Wo Recht zu Unrecht wird, wird Widerstand zur Pflicht. [06/25/2019 02:06:20] More


Eugeny Antonuk "Live for yourself." - This is an attempt to hide from the future. Like: while I donít think about the future, itís not in a hurry to approach. [06/23/2019 07:06:02] More


Anatoly Yurkin All output from the repeatability. [06/30/2019 12:06:48] More


Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Wer Tiere quält, ist unbeseelt und Gottes guter Geist ihm fehlt, mag noch so vornehm drein er schaun, man sollte niemals ihm vertraun. [06/25/2019 02:06:55] More