Quotes by Hannah Arendt

Johanna "Hannah" Cohn Arendt, also known as Hannah Arendt Bluecher, was a German-American philosopher and political theorist. Her many books and articles on topics ranging from totalitarianism to epistemology have had a lasting influence on political theory.

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The chief qualification of a mass leader has become unending infallibility; he can never admit an error.

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This is the precept by which I have lived: Prepare for the worst; expect the best; and take what comes.

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The trouble with lying and deceiving is that their efficiency depends entirely upon a clear notion of the truth that the liar and deceiver wishes to hide.

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Only crime and the criminal, it is true, confront us with the perplexity of radical evil; but only the hypocrite is really rotten to the core.

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The sad truth is that most evil is done by people who never make up their minds to be good or evil.

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