Jacques Attali

Jacques Attali

is a French economist and scholar. From 1981 to 1991, he was an advisor to President François Mitterrand.
I am putting an artist within the reach of wallets in all legality, and I am extending his fame.More Jacques Attali quotes [10/07/2011 09:10:16]
What is called music today is all too often only a disguise for the monologue of power. However, and this is the supreme irony of it all, never before have musicians tried so hard to communicate with their audience, and never before has that communication been so deceiving. Music now seems hardly more than a somewhat clumsy excuse for the self-glorification of musicians and the growth of a new industrial sector.More Jacques Attali quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
For twenty-five centuries, Western knowledge has tried to look upon the world. It has failed to understand that the world is not for the beholding. It is for hearing. It is not legible, but audible.More Jacques Attali quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
François Mitterrand was the last king of France. France today is no longer a truly independent nation, but not yet part of a global European nation. We're in a no man's land. There is a longing for a monarch and a request for a stronger president.More Jacques Attali quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
François Mitterrand was the last king of France. France today is no longer a truly independent nation, but not yet part of a global European nation. We're in a no man's land. There is a longing for a monarch and a request for a stronger presidentMore Jacques Attali quotes [10/07/2011 09:10:55]

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