Quelques autres citations de Hegel:
"C’est par la médiation du travail que la conscience vient à soi-même." (Friedrich Hegel, 1770-1831)
"Truth is found neither in the thesis nor the antithesis, but in an emergent synthesis which reconciles the two." / "The courage of the truth is the first condition of philosophic study." / "Truth in philosophy means that concept and external reality correspond."
"Evil resides in the very gaze which perceives Evil all around itself." / "Wickedness also resides in the gaze that perceives itself as innocent and surrounded by wickedness." (Friedrich Hegel, 1770-1831)
"Ce que nous enseignent l'expérience et l'histoire, c'est que ni le peuple ni les gouvernements n'ont jamais appris quoi que ce soit par l'histoire, ou agi selon des principes déduits de l'histoire." / "What experience and history teaches us is that people and governments have never learned anything from history, or acted on principles deduced from it."
"Rien de grand dans le monde ne s'est accompli sans passion." / "Nothing great in the world was accomplished without passion."
"The valor that struggles is better than the weakness that endures." (Friedrich Hegel, 1770-1831)
"An idea is always a generalization, and generalization is a property of thinking. To generalize means to think."
"When we look at the world rationally, the world looks rationally back."
"Uneducated people delight in argument and fault-finding, for it is easy to find fault, but difficult to recognize the good and its inner necessity." / "It is easier to discover a deficiency in individuals, in states, and in Providence, than to see their real import and value." / "Education in its early stages always begins with fault-finding, but when it is complete, it sees the positive element in everything."
"War is progress, peace is stagnation." / "Wars are terrible, but necessary, for they save the state from social petrification and stagnation."
"What is familiar and well known as such is not really known for the very reason that it is familiar and well known."
"To be aware of limitations is already to be beyond them." (Friedrich Hegel, 1770-1831)
"It is solely by risking life that freedom is obtained." / "The history of the world is none other than the progress of the consciousness of freedom."