Lev Shestov

Lev Shestov

Russian philosopher and literary critic
Heretics were most often bitterly persecuted for the their least deviation from accepted belief. It was precisely their obstinacy about trifles that irritated the righteous to madness.More Lev Shestov quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If Darwin had seen in life what Dostoevsky saw, he would not have talked of the law of the preservation of species, but of its destruction.More Lev Shestov quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is not man who pursues truth, but truth man.More Lev Shestov quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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Leo Tolstoy In spite the mountains of books written about art, no precise definition of art has been constructed. And the reason for this is that the conception of art has been based on the conception of beauty. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Aneurin Bevan I have never regarded politics as the arena of morals. It is the arena of interest. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


James Baldwin There is something terribly radical about believing that one's own experience and images are important enough to speak about, much less to write about and to perform [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Mahatma Gandhi One of the objects of a newspaper is to understand popular feeling and to give expression to it; another is to arouse among the people certain desirable sentiments; and the third is fearlessly to expose popular defects. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Azzedine Alaia The present fashion system is too hard - there are too many collections. The designers have no time to think! Money is too important. Schedules are too crazy. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More