“There are no dangerous thoughts; thinking itself is dangerous.”
“Storytelling reveals meaning without committing the error of defining it.”
“Action without a name, a 'who' attached to it, is meaningless.”
Fall Conference 2022“Rage and Reason”
“I've begun so late, really only in recent years, to truly love the world ... Out of gratitude, I want to call my book on political theories Amor Mundi.”
“It is, in fact, far easier to act under conditions of tyranny than it is to think.”
“Political questions are far too serious to be left to the politicians.”
Introduction to the third edition of The Origins of Totalitarianism with Arendt's notes.