Daniel J. Boorstin Quote: “We suffer primarily not from our…”

We suffer primarily not from our vices or our weaknesses, but from our illusions. We are haunted, not by reality, but by those images we have put in their place.

Daniel J. Boorstin


Bio & Categories

Links

Tags & Keywords

Name: Daniel J. Boorstin
Profession: Historian
Nationality: American
Birthday: October 1, 1914
On Amazon:
Daniel J. Boorstin
, , , , , , , , , , ,

Quotes by Other Historians

Will Durant Henry Adams Carter G. Woodson Christopher Lasch Barbara Tuchman Rick Perlstein Charles A. Beard Howard Zinn

Related Quotes

Adrienne Rich Quote: “We might possess every... We might possess every technological resource... but if our language is inadequate, our vision remains formless, our thinking and feeling are still ru...
Aram Saroyan Quote: “My father never liked m... My father never liked me or my sister, and he never liked our mother either, after an initial infatuation, and in fact, he never liked anyone at all a...
Yochai Benkler Quote: “Bringing an end to ma... Bringing an end to mass government surveillance needs to be a central pillar of returning to the principles we have put in jeopardy in the early 21st ...
William James Quote: “If you believe that fe... If you believe that feeling bad or worrying long enough will change a past or future event, then you are residing on another planet with a different r...