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- Sir Isaiah Berlin OM CBE FBA (6 June 1909 – 5 November 1997) was a Russian-British social and political theorist, philosopher and historian of ideas....
- essay by philosopher Isaiah Berlin—one of his most popular essays with the general public—which was published as a book in 1953. However, Berlin said, "I...
- (1888–1989), Russian-born American composer Isaiah Berlin (1909–1997), Russian empire-born British social and political theorist, philosopher, and historian...
- Armenia from 775 to 778 Isaiah of Rostov (died 1089 or 1090), Russian Christian missionary, bishop and Russian Orthodox saint Isaiah Balat (born 1952), Nigerian...
- normative ethics, or a set of values in itself. Oxford philosopher and historian of ideas Isaiah Berlin is credited with being the first to popularize a substantial...
- Lomonosov, who created the basis of the modern Russian literary language Berlin, Isaiah (2008). Russian Thinkers. Penguin Classics. pp. 379–380. ISBN 978-0-14-144220-4...
- northern Ukraine, was a hotbed of maskilic thought in the 19th century. Isaiah Berlin (1725–1799) was a German Talmudist who strongly opposed the maskilim...
- British philosopher Isaiah Berlin. Sadeh was born as Izaak Landoberg to a Polish-Jewish family in Lublin, in the Russian Partition of the Russian Empire...
- murdered. The Russian intelligentsiya also was a mixture of messianism and intellectual élitism, whom the philosopher Isaiah Berlin described as: “The...
- returned to All Souls as a professorial Fellow in 1967 when he succeeded Isaiah Berlin as Chichele Professor of Social and Political Theory. He was a member...

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Few new truths have ever won their way against the resistance of established ideas save by being overstated

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 The first people totalitarians destroy or silence... by Isaiah Berlin at QuoteAbout.net
To understand is to perceive patterns

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 The very desire for guarantees that our values are... by Isaiah Berlin at QuoteAbout.net
The fundamental sense of freedom is freedom from chains, from imprisonment, from enslavement by others. The rest is extension of this sense, or else metaphor

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Philosophers are adults who persist in asking childish questions

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Only barbarians are not curious about where they come from, how they came to be where they are, where they appear to be going, whether they wish to go there, and if so, why, and if not, why not

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Injustice, poverty, slavery, ignorance - these may be cured by reform or revolution. But men do not live only by fighting evils. They live by positive goals, individual and collective, a vast variety of them, seldom predictable, at times incompatible

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 All forms of tampering with human beings, getting... by Isaiah Berlin at QuoteAbout.net
Liberty for wolves is death to the lambs

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