Eric Hoffer

Eric Hoffer

American writer

Lived from: 1902-1983

Category: Writers (Contemporary)

Quotes: Eric Hoffer

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    When cowardice is made respectable, its followers are without number both from among the weak and the strong; it easily becomes a fashion.
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    When people are bored it is primarily with themselves.
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    When people are free to do as they please, they usually imitate each other.
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    When we believe ourselves in possession of the only truth, we are likely to be indifferent to common everyday truths.
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    When you automate an industry you modernize it; when you automate a life you primitivize it.
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    Where everything is possible miracles become commonplaces, but the familiar ceases to be self-evident.
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    Where there is the necessary technical skill to move mountains, there is no need for the faith that moves mountains.
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    Wise living consists perhaps less in acquiring good habits than in acquiring as few habits as possible.
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    You can discover what your enemy fears most by observing the means he uses to frighten you.
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    Youth itself is a talent - a perishable talent.