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The moment an emotion or fact is transformed into a photograph it is no longer fact but an opinion. There is no such thing as inaccuracy in a photograph. All photographs are accurate. None of them is the truth.
The human understanding resembles not a dry light, but admits a tincture of the will and passions, which generate their own system accordingly; for man always believes more readily that which he prefers.
The power of science consists, in the first place, in its conflation of knowledge and truth. Devising a method of proving the validity of propositions about objects taken as external to the knower has become identical with what we mean by truth.
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The more you learn about the dignity of the gorilla, the more you want to avoid people.
January 6, 1933
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Stanley Aronowitz was a professor of sociology, cultural studies, and urban education at the CUNY Graduate Center.
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The knowledge factory (2000)
How Class Works (2003)
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