Johan Huizinga Quote: “It is impossible to strive for…”

It is impossible to strive for the heroic life. The title of hero is bestowed by the survivors upon the fallen, who themselves know nothing of heroism.

Johan Huizinga


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Name: Johan Huizinga
Profession: Historian
Nationality: Dutch
Birthday: December 7, 1872
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