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Bourgeois Quotes

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In the 19th century, you had bourgeois art without politics -
an almost frozen idea of what beauty is.
- Douglas Sirk

For in the theoretical field bourgeois economics no
longer engages in blithe and joyous fights.
- Rudolf Hilferding

The whole dream of democracy is to raise the proletarian
to the level of stupidity attained by the bourgeois.
- Gustave Flaubert

Surrealism is a bourgeois disaffection;
that its militants thought it universal is only one
of the signs that it is typically bourgeois.
- Susan Sontag

 

In bourgeois society capital is independent and has individuality,
while the living person is dependent and has no individuality.
- Karl Marx

What have we achieved since the end of the Second World
War? We have allowed petty,
bourgeois regimes in which everything is average,
mediocre.
- Tahar Ben Jelloun

In the last quarter of the eighteenth century bourgeois
Europe needed to emancipate itself from that combination
of feudalism and commercial capitalism which we know as mercantilism.
- C. L. R. James

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This kind of painting with its large frames is a bourgeois drawing-room art.
It is an art dealer's art-and that came in after the
civil wars following the French Revolution.
- Edvard Munch

I have against me the bourgeois, the military and the diplomats,
and for me, only the people who take the Metro.
- Charles de Gaulle

The bourgeois are other people.
- Jules Renard

If a Labour movement, on a bourgeois basis,
has hitherto existed in the country where the new movement
is awakening it will certainly not disappear all at once.
- Karl Radek

Artists are the monks of the bourgeois state.
- Cesare Pavese

The publication of the third volume of Capital has
made hardly any impression upon bourgeois economic science.
- Rudolf Hilferding

I'm every bourgeois nightmare - a Cockney with intelligence and a million dollars.
- Michael Caine

In Italy, the Milanese are well organized but follow bourgeois taste.
They adhere to certain codes of elegance,
but not to individualism.
- Christian Lacroix

I live a bourgeois life.
- Mark Ruffalo

The bourgeois prefers comfort to pleasure,
convenience to liberty, and a pleasant temperature
to the deathly inner consuming fire.
- Hermann Hesse

In other words, New York has gone all suburban and bourgeois on us.
- Joe Bob Briggs

Marxism is essentially a product of the bourgeois mind.
- Joseph A. Schumpeter

If you want a bourgeois existence, you shouldn't be an actor.
You're in the wrong profession.
- Uta Hagen

The bourgeois takes economic power very seriously,
and often worships it.
- Nicolai A. Berdyaev

Periodically, the workers do revolt against bourgeois society,
not by a hundred, five hundred, or a thousand,
but by the millions.
- Ernest Mandel

The enmity of such a party towards Socialism does not
mean that the members are only prejudiced against it
because they do not know it;
it means that they are possessed of bourgeois ideas,
and wish to determine their policy accordingly.
- Karl Radek

Bourgeois class domination is undoubtedly an historical necessity,
but, so too, the rising of the working class against it.
Capital is an historical necessity, but,
so too, its grave digger, the socialist proletariat.
- Rosa Luxemburg

We would, however, perform an injustice to the bourgeois
women's rights movement if we would regard it as solely motivated by economics.
No, this movement also contains a more profound spiritual and moral aspect.
- Clara Zetkin

In a higher phase of communist society...
only then can the narrow horizon of bourgeois right
be fully left behind and society inscribe on its banners:
from each according to his ability,
to each according to his needs.
- Karl Marx

Bourgeois society is not fundamentally opposed to the
bourgeois women's movement,
which is proven by the fact that in various states
reforms of private and public laws concerning women have been initiated.
- Clara Zetkin

I don't believe, in the 21st century,
in the balance of power system.
This is a European idea of the 19th and 20th centuries.
- Joschka Fischer

At the dawn of the 19th century, the country was awakening
to its enormous scope and variety.
- David Lavender

I've read short stories that are as dense as a 19th
century novel and novels that really are short stories
filled with a lot of helium.
- Lynn Abbey

I would hope that understanding and reconciliation
are not limited to the 19th hole alone.
- Gerald R. Ford

I feel that I belong to the 19th century.
Some composers' music is very topical.
It almost says, 'This is about what I read in newspapers yesterday.'
Not mine.
- Gordon Getty

Then when I reached college I realized that many people
had thought about the problem during the 18th and 19th
centuries and so I studied those methods.
- Andrew Wiles

My music is all about an idealistic human personality.
I have 19th-century ideals.
- Gordon Getty

We wouldn't think of going to our doctor and saying
'Treat me the way doctors treated people in the 19th Century',
and yet that's what we're demanding in food production.
- Nina Fedoroff

As parties began to develop around the turn of the 19th century,
you had party nominees for President nominated in caucuses
made up of party members in Congress.
- Michael Beschloss

Writing tonal music now, you are not writing into the 19th Century.
- Gavin Bryars

I've always thought of science fiction as being,
at some level, a 19th-century business.
- Robert Reed

The 19th century was the age of Individualism;
the 20th and 21st are the ages of Socialism.
- Francis Parker Yockey

Between 2 and 3 in the morning of the 19th inst.
I was aroused by the cry that the enemy was upon us.
- Richard Francis Burton

We're trying to run a 21st century society and economy
with 19th century Darwinian,
competitive, crude ideas.
- Susan George

I think every age has a medium that talks to it more
eloquently than the others.
In the 19th century it was symphonic music and the novel.
For various technical and artistic reasons,
film became that eloquent medium for the 20th century.
- Walter Murch

Remember the Tea Party movement didn't get started
in September of 2008 when the bank bailout was passed.
It really began on Feb.
19th, 2009 when a television commentator named Rick
Santelli stood up and said what the hell are we doing
bailing out people who couldn't afford a mortgage by
taking money from people like me who are prudent?
- Karl Rove

I think it no accident that most of those emigrating
to America in the 19th century identified with the Democratic Party.
We are a heterogeneous party made up of Americans of diverse backgrounds.
- Barbara Jordan

The Islam of the 18th, 19th and first half of the 20th
century was a poor thing.
Nobody bothered about it.
Islam was that funny sort of pure system of beliefs
that depressed people in the Middle East held as their religion.
- John Keegan

However, I survived and started to read all chemistry
books that I could get a hand on,
first some 19th century books from our home library
that did not provide much reliable information,
and then I emptied the rather extensive city library.
- Richard Ernst

Writers want to summarize: What does this mean? What
did we learn from this? That's a very 19th-century
way of thinking about art,
because it assumes that it should make our lives better or teach us something.
- Laurie Anderson

The scientists at the end of the 19th century had people
coming to them with this weird behaviour,
and they didn't know what was going on but there seemed to be a similarity.
They needed an answer, so they made up one.
- Chester Brown

Because the New Testament provides the primary historical
source for information on the resurrection,
many critics during the 19th century attacked the reliability
of these biblical documents.
- Josh McDowell

When they talk about family values, it's in a repressive way,
as if our American tradition were only the Puritan
tradition or the 19th century oppressive tradition.
The Christian tradition.
- James Hillman

So the result was that as one approached a political
convention for most of the 19th century and for most
of the 20th century until the 1960's,
part of the drama was the fact that you didn't know
ultimately who was going to be the nominee at the end of that convention week.
- Michael Beschloss

Its highest point was The Worst Journey in the World.
Then you see this decline, and this harking back,
using the 19th-century form when we're not in the 19th century.
That way of writing a book about the world out there -
you just can't do it anymore.
- Robyn Davidson

The Delaware Estuary has sustained a human population for thousands of years,
but by the end of the 19th Century, increased population
and industrialization had transformed much of the upper Estuary watershed.
- Jim Gerlach

The writer I feel the most affinity with -
you said you felt my books are 19th century novels,
I think they're 18th century novels -
is Fielding,
Henry Fielding, he's the guy who does it for me.
- Jonathan Coe

In the 19th Century people were looking for the Northwest Passage.
Ships were lost and brave people were killed,
but that doesn't mean we never went back to that part of the world again,
and I consider it the same in space exploration.
- John L. Phillips

In the 19th century the anatomy of the eye was known
in great detail and the sophisticated mechanisms it
employs to deliver an accurate picture of the outside
world astounded everyone who was familiar with them.
- Michael Behe

One layer was certainly 17th century.
The 18th century in him is obvious.
There was the 19th century, and a large slice,
of course, of the 20th century; and another,
curious layer which may possibly have been the 21st.
- Clement Attlee

World War II had been such a tremendous success story
for this country that the political and military leadership
began to assume that they would prevail simply because of who they were.
We were like the British at the turn of the 19th century.
- Neil Sheehan

Also, an area that interests me - and it will probably
take years to state what I mean -
is the period of the rise of democracy,
with Tom Paine, which is around the turn of the 18th century into the 19th.
- Fiona Shaw

I've always been a fan of the 19th century novel,
of the novel that is plotted, character-driven,
and where the passage of time is almost as central
to the novel as a major minor character,
the passage of time and its effect on the characters in the story.
- John Irving

There was once a time when art history and film were
basically the same medium,
but art history is frozen in late-19th-century technology
that has survived into the early 21st century.
- Robert Nelson

Then years back, when I moved to California,
I happened to see a book about fashions of 19th-century Victorian England,
only four pages of which was devoted to the dress of the working class.
- Martin C. Smith

Those who believe they can do something
and those who believe they can't
are both right.
- Henry Ford

The future belongs to those
who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Believe nothing, no matter where you read it,
or who said it, no matter if I have said it,
unless it agrees with your own reason
and your own common sense.
- The Buddha

Whatever you do, you need courage.
Whatever course you decide upon,
there is always someone to tell you
that you are wrong.
There are always difficulties arising
that tempt you to believe your critics are right.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Stand often in the company of dreamers.
They believe you can achieve impossible things.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

I believe that everything happens for a reason.
People change so that you can learn to let go,
things go wrong so that you appreciate them when they're right,
you believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself,
and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.
- Marilyn Monroe

Truth is not defined by
how many people believe something.
Ask. Question. Think.
Decide - for yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Never believe that a few caring people can't change the world.
For, indeed, that's all who ever have.
- Margaret Mead

This is my wish for you:
Comfort on difficult days,
Smiles when sadness intrudes,
Rainbows to follow the clouds,
Laughter to kiss your lips,
Sunsets to warm your heart,
Hugs when spirits sag,
Beauty for your eyes to see,
Friendships to brighten your being,
Faith so that you can believe,
Confidence for when you doubt,
Courage to know yourself,
Patience to accept the truth,
Love to complete your life.
- Anonymous


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