“But always the splendid mass-cities harbour lamentable poverty and degraded habits, and the attics and mansards, the cellars and back courts are breeding a new type of raw man—in Baghdad and in Babylon, just as in Tenochtitlan and today in London and Berlin. Diodorus tells of a deposed Egyptian king who was reduced to living in one of those wretched upper-floor tenaments of Rome.” — Oswald Spengler

“But always the splendid mass-cities harbour lamentable poverty and degraded habits, and the attics and mansards, the cellars and back courts are breeding a new type of raw man—in Baghdad and in Babylon, just as in Tenochtitlan and today in London and Berlin. Diodorus tells of a deposed Egyptian king who was reduced to living in one of those wretched upper-floor tenaments of Rome.” — Oswald Spengler

"The secret of all victory lies in the organization of the non-obvious" - Oswald Spengler

"The secret of all victory lies in the organization of the non-obvious" - Oswald Spengler

“Since Napoleonic times liberalism has captured the minds of our educated classes. Pseudo-intellectuals (Nietzsche’s ‘cultural philistines’) and ivory-tower scholars, shut off from the real world by a barrier of abstract knowledge, have been its staunchest defenders.” — Oswald Spengler

“Since Napoleonic times liberalism has captured the minds of our educated classes. Pseudo-intellectuals (Nietzsche’s ‘cultural philistines’) and ivory-tower scholars, shut off from the real world by a barrier of abstract knowledge, have been its staunchest defenders.” — Oswald Spengler

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“Men are tired to disgust of money-economy. They hope for salvation from somewhere or other, for some real thing of honor and chivalry, of inward nobility, of unselfishness and duty.” – Oswald Spengler

“Men are tired to disgust of money-economy. They hope for salvation from somewhere or other, for some real thing of honor and chivalry, of inward nobility, of unselfishness and duty.” – Oswald Spengler

“The pacifist ideal is a terminal condition.”  – Oswald Spengler

“The pacifist ideal is a terminal condition.” – Oswald Spengler

Oswald Spengler Quotes at StatusMind.com

Oswald Spengler Quotes at StatusMind.com

“When a nation rises up ardent to fight for its freedom and honour, it is always a minority that really fires the multitude.” – Oswald Spengler

“When a nation rises up ardent to fight for its freedom and honour, it is always a minority that really fires the multitude.” – Oswald Spengler

Socialism is nothing but the capitalism of the lower classes. - Oswald Spengler - BrainyQuote

Oswald Spengler Quotes

Socialism is nothing but the capitalism of the lower classes. - Oswald Spengler - BrainyQuote

Oswald Spengler quote: The mathematic, then, is an art. As such it has...

Oswald Spengler quote: The mathematic, then, is an art. As such it has...

“Better a short life, full of deeds and glory, than a long life without content. Already the danger is so great, for every individual, every class, every nation, that to cherish any illusion whatever is deplorable. The march of time cannot be halted; there is no question of prudent retreat or clever renunciation. Only dreamers believe there is a way out. Optimism is cowardice. — Oswald Spengler, Der Mensch und die Technik, 1931

“Better a short life, full of deeds and glory, than a long life without content. Already the danger is so great, for every individual, every class, every nation, that to cherish any illusion whatever is deplorable. The march of time cannot be halted; there is no question of prudent retreat or clever renunciation. Only dreamers believe there is a way out. Optimism is cowardice. — Oswald Spengler, Der Mensch und die Technik, 1931

A person, sticking to facts, and a poet will never understand each other - Oswald Spengler Quotes - StatusMind.com

A person, sticking to facts, and a poet will never understand each other - Oswald Spengler Quotes - StatusMind.com

“Pacifism will remain an ideal, war a fact.” – Oswald Spengler

“Pacifism will remain an ideal, war a fact.” – Oswald Spengler

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Man was, and is, too shallow and cowarldy to endure the tragic, divine-comedy of life. – Unknown, inspired by Oswald Spengler

Man was, and is, too shallow and cowarldy to endure the tragic, divine-comedy of life. – Unknown, inspired by Oswald Spengler

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