Noam Avram Chomsky

Noam Avram Chomsky

) is an American linguist, philosopher, cognitive scientist, and activist. He is an Institute Professor and professor emeritus of linguistics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
We can, for example, be fairly confident that either there will be a world without war or there won't be a world - at least, a world inhabited by creatures other than bacteria and beetles, with some scattering of others.More Noam Avram Chomsky quotes [07/12/2011 12:07:10]
States are not moral agents, people are, and can impose moral standards on powerful institutions.More Noam Avram Chomsky quotes [07/12/2011 12:07:15]
If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged.More Noam Avram Chomsky quotes [07/12/2011 12:07:01]
The intellectual tradition is one of servility to power, and if I didn't betray it I'd be ashamed of myself.More Noam Avram Chomsky quotes [07/12/2011 12:07:23]
Language is a process of free creation; its laws and principles are fixed, but the manner in which the principles of generation are used is free and infinitely varied. Even the interpretation and use of words involves a process of free creation.More Noam Avram Chomsky quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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