Johann Georg Hamann Quotes

Johann Georg Hamann Quotes: If only I was as eloquent as Demosthenes , I would have to do no more than repeat a single word three times. Reason is language Logos; I gnaw on this marrowbone and will gnaw myself to death over it. It is still always dark over these depths for me: I am still always awaiting an apocalyptic angel with a key to this abyss.
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Johann Georg Hamann Quote: Without language we would have no reason, without reason no religion, and without these three essential aspects of our nature, neither mind nor bond of society.
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Quotes about Johann Georg Hamann: The thirst for vengeance was the beautiful nature which Homer imitated
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Quote about Johann Georg Hamann: Indeed, if a chief question does remain: how is the power to think possible? - The power to think right and left, before and without, with and above experience? then it does not take a deduction to prove the genealogical priority of language.
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Johann Georg Hamann Sayings: Everything the human being heard from the beginning, saw with its eyes, looked upon and touched with its hands was a living word; for God was the word.
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