Hannah Arendt On Meaning And Truth

Hannah Arendt (October 14, 1906 – December 04, 1975) The need of reason is not inspired by the quest for truth but by the quest for meaning. And truth and meaning are not the same. The basic fallacy, taking precedence over all specific metaphysical fallacies, is to interpret meaning on the model of truth.

Hannah Arendt On Oblivion

Hannah Arendt (October 14, 1906 – December 04, 1975) The holes of oblivion do not exist. Nothing human is that perfect, and there are simply too many people in the world to make oblivion possible. One man will always be left alive to tell the story.