Berlin Quotes

Life is 10 percent what yo...

Life is 10 percent what you make it, and 90 percent how you take it. - Irving Berlin
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β€œLiberty is liberty, not equality or fairness o...

β€œLiberty is liberty, not equality or fairness or justice or human happiness or a quiet conscience.” -- Isiah Berlin (Two Concepts of Liberty) (1958)
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β€œThe toughest thing about succ...

β€œThe toughest thing about success is that you’ve got to keep on being a success.” β€” Irving Berlin
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The world would not be in such...

The world would not be in such a snarl; if Marx had been Groucho instead of Karl.....Irving Berlin
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"Liberty for wolv...

"Liberty for wolves is death to the lambs." - Isaiah Berlin
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"I believe that there is nothing more destructive of human lives than fanatical conviction ...

"I believe that there is nothing more destructive of human lives than fanatical conviction about the perfect life, allied to political or military power. Our century affords terrible evidence of this truth. I believe in working for a minimally decent society.” -Isaiah Berlin, 1988
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"We are doomed to choose, an...

"We are doomed to choose, and every choice may entail an irreparable loss." -Isaiah Berlin
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And my photoflashes s...

And my photoflashes sliced instances from eternity - Funeral in Berlin
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