Raymond Aron

Raymond Aron

French philosopher, sociologist, journalist and political scientist.
Intellectuals cannot tolerate the chance event, the unintelligible: they have a nostalgia for the absolute, for a universally comprehensive scheme.More Raymond Aron quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Racism is the snobbery of the poor.More Raymond Aron quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Political thought in France is either nostalgic or Utopian.More Raymond Aron quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Political thought in France is either nostalgic or utopian.More Raymond Aron quotes [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Skepticism cannot be revolutionary, even though it speaks the language of revolution.More Raymond Aron quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

Quotes of the month

Miranda July He pulled away, but his eyes held my eyes like hands. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Zig Ziglar Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Drew Gooden When I was young, I kept trying to be in the most helpful place for me, when sometimes, as players, you have to look in the mirror and say, "It's not always going to be comfortable." [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Cole Younger I will say that since our capture we have met with uniform kindness, and while in the penitentiary our relations with the officers have been cordially pleasant, and for their considerate and kind disposition we feel profoundly grateful. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Pat Metheny I think jazz is actually quite unforgiving in its disdain for nostalgia. It demands creativity and change at its highest level, [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More