Julien Benda Quote

It may be said that modern Europe with teachers who inform it that its realist instincts are beautiful, acts ill and honors what is ill.


The Betrayal of the Intellectuals: (La Trahison Des Clercs) (ed. 1955)

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It may be said that modern Europe with teachers who inform it that its realist instincts are beautiful, acts ill and honors what is ill.

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It may be said that modern Europe with teachers who inform it that its realist instincts are beautiful, acts ill and honors what is ill.

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It may be said that modern Europe with teachers who inform it that its realist instincts are beautiful, acts ill and honors what is ill.

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It may be said that modern Europe with teachers who inform it that its realist instincts are beautiful, acts ill and honors what is ill.