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Hans Magnus Enzensberger Quotes
Mediocrity in politics is not to be despised. Greatness is not needed.
If there is to be a human future, we must bring ourselves into balanced relationship with ...- David Korten
Government should do a few things, and do them right.- George W. Bush
Boxing was not the sport that I thought is was due to all the politics.- Gerry Cooney
Politics is the science of who gets what, when, and why.- Sidney Hillman
The politics of our society are a conversation in which past, present and future each has ...- Michael Oakeshott
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|Birth:||11th November, 1929|
|Profession:||Author, Editor, Poet, Translator|
Hans Magnus Enzensberger was born in Kaufbeuren, Germany. He is a German author, poet, translator and editor. He has also written under the pseudonym Andreas Thalmayr. He received his PhD in 1955 for a thesis about Clemens Brentano's poetry. Until 1957 he worked as a radio editor in Stuttgart. Between 1965 and 1975 he edited the magazine Das Kursbuch. His own work has been translated into more than 40 languages. He has written several books include: The Sinking of the Titanic: A Poem, The Number Devil, Lost in Time, Mr. Zed's Reflections, Drawbridge Up, and Tumult.
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