More about Irwin Edman
Irwin Edman Quotes
3 Sourced Quotes
It is a myth, not a mandate, a fable not a logic, and symbol rather than a reason by which men are moved.
The standardized American is largely a myth created not least by Americans themselves.
The discovery that the universe has no purpose need not prevent a human
being from having one.
Quote of the day
Destiny is not a matter of chance; it is a matter of choice. It is not a thing to be waited for; it is a thing to be achieved.
William Jennings Bryan
November 28, 1896
September 4, 1954
Irwin Edman was an American philosopher and professor of philosophy.
Arts and the Man (1939)
Human Traits and their Social Significance (1919)
Candle in the Dark: A Postscript to Despair (1939)
Philosopher's quest (1947)
Irwin Edman on Wikipedia
Irwin Edman works on Gutenberg Project
Irwin Edman works on Wikisource
Suggest an edit or a new quote
American Philosopher Quotes
20th-century Philosopher Quotes
Predictions that didn't happen
If it's on the Internet it must be true
Remarkable Last Words (or Near-Last Words)
Philip James Bailey
Letitia Elizabeth Landon