There is a strange interdependence between thoughtlessness and evil. -Hannah Arendt

Hannah Arendt quotes - There is a strange interdependence between thoughtlessness and evil.

Hannah Arendt

Hannah Arendt Quotes - In order to go on living one must try to escape the death involved in perfectionism.

Travel Quote of the Week: Loving Life - Solo Traveler

Travel Quote of the Week: Loving Life

In today's Travel Quote of the Week, Hannah Arendt suggests that loving life is easy when you are traveling solo and all decisions are in your own hands.

Hannah Arendt (1906-1975), political theorist/philosopher who coined the phrase "the banality of evil" to describe the phenomenon of Nazi Adolf Eichmann. She raised the question of whether evil is radical or simply a function of thoughtlessness, a tendency of ordinary people to obey orders & conform to mass opinion without a critical evaluation of the consequences of their actions & inaction.

“The trouble with Eichmann was precisely that so many were like him, and that the many were neither perverted nor sadistic, th.

Hannah Arendt - Just people who fail to let themselves be persons, to let themselves think.

"I know all the things you do, that you are neither hot nor cold. I wish that you were one or the other!

Here's a great idea we can all get behind. Chicago-based graphic designer Max Temkin has created a series of 10 philosophy posters with quotes from some of the world's greatest thinkers.

Philosophy Posters from the World's Greatest Thinkers

There are no dangerous thoughts; Thinking itself is Dangerous. Philosophy Posters by Max Temkin

“Before we raise such questions as What is happiness, what is justice, what is knowledge, and so on, we must have seen happy and unhappy people, witnessed just and unjust deeds, experienced the desire to know and its fulfillment or frustration.” - Hannah Arendt quote from Brain Pickings

“Before we raise such questions as What is happiness, what is justice, what is knowledge, and so on, we must have seen happy and unhappy people, witnessed just and unjust deeds, experienced the desire to know and its fulfillment or frustration.” - Hannah Arendt quote from Brain Pickings

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