Sometimes – history needs a push.
Art is man’s nature; nature is God’s art.
The government is tottering. We must deal it the death blow an any cost. To delay action is the same as death.
One man with a gun can control 100 without one.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
The thought of security bears within it an essential risk. A state which has security as its sole task and source of legitimacy is a fragile organism; it can always be provoked by terrorism to become more terroristic.
It is impossible to predict the time and progress of revolution. It is governed by its own more or less mysterious laws.
When there is state there can be no freedom, but when there is freedom there will be no state.
Those who are truly contemporary are those who neither perfectly coincide with their time nor adapt to its demands… Contemporariness, then, is that relationship with time that adheres to it through a disconnection.