Ideologues

Sergey Dovlatov: The Man and the Artist | The Abovyan ...

I just stumbled across a quote that perfectly captures the disdain I have for ideologues. Morality is always removed from moralizers.

Though philosophers engage in rhetoric – Rhetoriticians are not philosophers.


“After communists, most of all I hate anti-communists.” – Sergei Dovlatov, Soviet dissident.


 

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