11 Wonderfully Illuminating Quotes From Walter Benjamin

Get ready for some Illuminations*~*~ In honor of his 122nd birthday today!

2. On a person’s library:

3. On happiness:

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5. On the nature of hope:

6. On getting caught up in the past:

7. On seeing resemblances:

8. On the pursuit of knowledge:

9. On perceiving memory:

10. On too much of a good thing:

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