Leo Strauss Quote

Once we realize that the principles of our actions have no other support than our blind choice, we really do not believe in them anymore... In order to live, we have to silence the easily silenced voice of reason, which tells us that our principles are in themselves as good or as bad an any other principles. The more we cultivate reason, the more we cultivate nihilism...


p. 6 - Natural Right and History (1953)

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Once we realize that the principles of our actions have no other support than our blind choice, we really do not believe in them anymore... In order...

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Once we realize that the principles of our actions have no other support than our blind choice, we really do not believe in them anymore... In order...

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Once we realize that the principles of our actions have no other support than our blind choice, we really do not believe in them anymore... In order...

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Once we realize that the principles of our actions have no other support than our blind choice, we really do not believe in them anymore... In order...