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Terry Eagleton quote : With fiction you can …

With fiction, you can talk about plot, character and narrative, whereas a poem brings home the fact that everything that…

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Terry Eagleton quote : Irish fiction is full …

Irish fiction is full of secrets, guilty pasts, divided identities. It is no wonder that there is such a rich…

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History

Terry Eagleton quote : It is in Rousseau’s …

It is in Rousseau’s writing above all that history begins to turn from upper-class honour to middle-class humanitarianism. Pity, sympathy…

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History

Terry Eagleton quote : The study of history …

The study of history and philosophy, accompanied by some acquaintance with art and literature, should be for lawyers and engineers…

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History

Terry Eagleton quote : If history philosophy and …

If history, philosophy and so on vanish from academic life, what they leave in their wake may be a technical…

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Health

Terry Eagleton quote : It is true that …

It is true that too much belief can be bad for your health. Terry Eagleton

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Future

Terry Eagleton quote : The German philosopher Walter …

The German philosopher Walter Benjamin had the curious notion that we could change the past. For most of us, the…

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Future

Terry Eagleton quote : The German philosopher Walter …

The German philosopher Walter Benjamin had the curious notion that we could change the past. For most of us, the…

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Business

Terry Eagleton quote : In the end the …

In the end, the humanities can only be defended by stressing how indispensable they are and this means insisting on…

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Faith

Terry Eagleton quote : Dawkins considers that all …

Dawkins considers that all faith is blind faith, and that Christian and Muslim children are brought up to believe unquestioningly.…

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