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The Political Of Knowledge Quotes About The Politics Of Language

The limits of my language means the limits of my world.
Ludwig Wittgenstein

Language is not a neutral instrument.
Antonio Gramsci

The most powerful tool of the oppressor is not his weapons but his words.
Hermann Goering

Language is the armory of the human mind, and at once contains the trophies of its past and the weapons of its future conquests.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge

The struggle of man against power is the struggle of memory against forgetting.
Milan Kundera

Language is power, life and the instrument of culture, the instrument of domination and liberation.
Angela Carter

The limits of language are the limits of one's world. All I know is what I have words for.
Ludwig Wittgenstein

Language is not simply a reporting device for experience but a defining framework for it.
Benjamin Lee Whorf

The words we use are strong; They make reality.
Wangari Maathai

Language is the means of getting an idea from my brain into yours without surgery.
Mark Amidon

The Political Of Knowledge Quotes About The Impact Of Technology

Technology is not neutral. We're inside of what we make, and it's inside of us. We're living in a world of connections – and it matters which ones get made and unmade.
Donna Haraway

The most profound technologies are those that disappear. They weave themselves into the fabric of everyday life until they are indistinguishable from it.
Mark Weiser

The internet is becoming the town square for the global village of tomorrow.
Bill Gates

The advance of technology is based on making it fit in so that you don't really even notice it, so it's part of everyday life.
Bill Gates

The internet is not just one thing, it's a collection of things – of numerous communications networks that all speak the same digital language.
Jim Clark

The internet is the first thing that humanity has built that humanity doesn't understand, the largest experiment in anarchy that we have ever had.
Eric Schmidt

The internet is a powerful tool for communication, but it can also be a dangerous place where misinformation spreads quickly.
Hillary Clinton

The internet is a reflection of our society and that mirror is going to be reflecting what we see. If we do not like what we see in that mirror, we should not blame the mirror, we should blame ourselves.
Vint Cerf

The internet is not a luxury, it's a necessity.
Barack Obama

The internet is the most important single development in the history of human communication since the invention of call waiting.
Dave Barry

The Political Of Knowledge Quotes About The Need For Diverse Perspectives

Diversity is not about how we differ. Diversity is about embracing one another's uniqueness.
Ola Joseph

The world is not black and white. More like black and grey. And if you can't handle grey, you shouldn't be in the political arena.
Larry Elder

The function of freedom is to free someone else.
Toni Morrison

The most important thing we can do is inspire young minds and to advance the kind of science, math and technology education that will help youngsters take us to the next phase of space travel.
John Glenn

The only way to change the world is to make a little noise.
Malala Yousafzai

The Political Of Knowledge Quotes About The Influence Of Culture

Culture is the arts of collective intelligence.
Terence McKenna

Culture is the intersection of people and life itself. It's how we deal with life, love, death, birth, disappointment... all of that is expressed in culture.
Wendell Pierce

Culture is the widening of the mind and of the spirit.
Jawaharlal Nehru

Culture is the arts elevated to a set of beliefs.
Thomas Wolfe

Culture is the sum of all the forms of art, of love, and of thought, which, in the course of centuries, have enabled man to be less enslaved.
Andre Malraux

Culture is the habit of being pleased with the best and knowing why.
Henry Van Dyke

Culture is the name for what people are interested in, their thoughts, their models, the books they read and the speeches they hear.
Walter Lippmann

The Political Of Knowledge Quotes About The Impact Of History

Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.
George Santayana

History is a guide to navigation in perilous times. History is who we are and why we are the way we are.
David C. McCullough

The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
George Orwell

The past is never dead. It's not even past.
William Faulkner

History is a relentless master. It has no present, only the past rushing into the future. To try to hold fast is to be swept aside.
John F. Kennedy

The history of all previous societies has been the history of class struggles.
Karl Marx

History is a set of lies agreed upon.
Napoleon Bonaparte

The history of the world is but the biography of great men.
Thomas Carlyle

History is a cyclic poem written by time upon the memories of man.
Percy Bysshe Shelley

The function of history is to provide a self-consciousness to mankind.
Arnold J. Toynbee

The Political Of Knowledge Quotes About The Relationship Between Knowledge And Politics

The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge.
Stephen Hawking

Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.
John Dewey

The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
Dr. Seuss

The only way to do great work is to love what you do.
Steve Jobs

The mind is not a vessel to be filled, but a fire to be kindled.

The only source of knowledge is experience.
Albert Einstein

The Political Of Knowledge Quotes About Power Dynamics

Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
Kofi Annan

The most powerful weapon on earth is the human soul on fire.
Ferdinand Foch

The power of the people is much stronger than the people in power.
Wael Ghonim

The only way to deal with fear is to face it head-on.
Nelson Mandela

The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't have any.
Alice Walker

The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
Nelson Mandela

The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.

The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education.
Martin Luther King Jr.

The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
Edmund Burke

The measure of a man is not how much he suffers in the test, but how he comes out at the end.
Neal Shusterman

The Political Of Knowledge Quotes About The Construction Of Truth

Knowledge is not for knowing: knowledge is for cutting.
Michel Foucault

Truth is a thing of this world: it is produced only by virtue of multiple forms of constraint.
Michel Foucault

The truth is not something that is simply present, open, and given, but rather something that is produced and that involves power relations.
Michel Foucault

The power to define the situation is the ultimate power.
Jerry Rubin

The most important thing in communication is hearing what isn't said.
Peter Drucker

The truth is always something that is told, not something that is known. If there were no speaking or writing, there would be no truth about anything.
Susan Sontag

The truth is rarely pure and never simple.
Oscar Wilde

The truth is not always the same as the majority decision.
Pope John Paul II

The truth is not for all men, but only for those who seek it.
Ayn Rand

The truth is not always what we want to hear.

The Political Of Knowledge Quotes About The Manipulation Of Information

Whoever controls the media, controls the mind.
Jim Morrison

The most dangerous untruths are truths moderately distorted.
Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

The media's the most powerful entity on earth. They have the power to make the innocent guilty and to make the guilty innocent, and that's power. Because they control the minds of the masses.
Malcolm X

The great enemy of the truth is very often not the lie, deliberate, contrived and dishonest, but the myth, persistent, persuasive and unrealistic.
John F. Kennedy

The people will believe what the media tells them they believe.
George Orwell

The conscious and intelligent manipulation of the organized habits and opinions of the masses is an important element in democratic society.
Edward Bernays

The first casualty of war is always the truth.

The Political Of Knowledge Quotes About The Importance Of Critical Thinking

The essence of the independent mind lies not in what it thinks, but in how it thinks.
Christopher Hitchens

The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.
Richard Feynman

The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.
Albert Einstein

The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who have not got it.
George Bernard Shaw

The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function.
F. Scott Fitzgerald

To be conscious of being, you need to reclaim consciousness from the mind. This is one of the most essential tasks on your spiritual journey.
Eckhart Tolle

We are drowning in information but starved for knowledge.
John Naisbitt

The Political Of Knowledge Quotes About The Role Of Ideology

Ideology is the science of appearances, and not of realities.
Friedrich Engels

Ideology is a poor substitute for kindness and decency.
Paul Krugman

Ideology is the most dangerous concept in human history.
Jordan Peterson

Ideology is a virus that corrupts the mind.
John Danforth

Ideology is a form of intellectual and moral laziness.
Robert Solow

Ideology is a way of avoiding reality.
Vaclav Havel

Ideology is a poor guide to the complex reality of the world.
Amartya Sen

Ideology is a substitute for thought.
Herbert Spencer

Ideology is a mental prison.
David Icke

Ideology is the enemy of truth.
Indira Gandhi

The Political Of Knowledge Quotes About The Role Of Education

Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
Nelson Mandela

The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven't found it yet, keep looking. Don't settle. As with all matters of the heart, you'll know when you find it.
Steve Jobs

The aim of education is the knowledge, not of facts, but of values.
William S. Burroughs

Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today.
Malcolm X

The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living differ from the dead.

Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.
William Butler Yeats

Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom.
George Washington Carver

The Political Of Knowledge Quotes About The Ethics Of Knowledge Production

Knowledge is not neutral. It has implications for power relations and social justice.
Sandra Harding

The production of knowledge is always already a political process.
Michel Foucault

The knowledge that is produced in universities is not innocent or objective.
bell hooks

The ethics of knowledge production require us to question the assumptions and biases that underlie our research.
Linda Tuhiwai Smith

Knowledge is not just a product of individual genius, but of social and historical context.
Donna Haraway

The politics of knowledge production are intimately tied to questions of who gets to speak and who is silenced.
Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak

The ethics of knowledge production require us to be aware of the power dynamics that shape our research questions and methods.
Sara Ahmed

The knowledge that is produced in the academy is often complicit in maintaining systems of oppression.
Angela Davis

The politics of knowledge production require us to be critical of the ways in which knowledge is used to justify inequality and injustice.
Nancy Fraser

The ethics of knowledge production require us to be accountable to the communities that we study and to recognize the ways in which our research can impact their lives.
Kim TallBear

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