【Top 10】Walter Benjamin Quotes

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Walter Benjamin Quotes
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1.    The greater the decrease in the social significance of an art form, the sharper the distinction between criticism and enjoyment by the public. The conventional is uncritically enjoyed, and the truly new is criticized with aversion.    —   Walter Benjamin
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2.    The art of storytelling is reaching its end because the epic side of truth, wisdom, is dying out.    —   Walter Benjamin
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3.    It is precisely the purpose of the public opinion generated by the press to make the public incapable of judging, to insinuate into it the attitude of someone irresponsible, uninformed.    —   Walter Benjamin
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4.    The idea that happiness could have a share in beauty would be too much of a good thing.    —   Walter Benjamin
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5.    Death is the sanction of everything the story-teller can tell. He has borrowed his authority from death.    —   Walter Benjamin
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6.    Memory is not an instrument for exploring the past but its theatre. It is the medium of past experience, as the ground is the medium in which dead cities lie interred.    —   Walter Benjamin
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7.    Boredom is the dream bird that hatches the egg of experience. A rustling in the leaves drives him away.    —   Walter Benjamin
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8.    The only way of knowing a person is to love them without hope.    —   Walter Benjamin
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9.    All human knowledge takes the form of interpretation.    —   Walter Benjamin
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10.    Counsel woven into the fabric of real life is wisdom.    —   Walter Benjamin
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