Isaiah Berlin Quotes

Principles are not less sacred because their duration cannot be guaranteed.

 
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Isaiah Berlin, 1909-1997, British Political Philosopher, Two Concepts of Liberty

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Isaiah Berlin
Isaiah Berlin
  • Born: June 6, 1909
  • Died: November 5, 1997
  • Nationality: Russian
  • Profession: Philosopher

Sir Isaiah Berlin OM CBE FBA was a Russian-British social and political theorist, philosopher and historian of ideas. Although averse to writing, his improvised lectures and talks were recorded and transcribed, with his spoken word being converted by his secretaries into his published essays and books.