Primo Quotes

Ruth Benedict

Success and failure in our own national economy will hang upon the degree to which we are able to wo ...

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Japan likewise put her hopes of victory on a different basis from that prevalent in the United State ...

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No one culture has ever developed all human potentialities; it has always selected certain capacitie ...

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It is strange how long we rebel against a platitude until suddenly in a different lingo it looms up ...

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The trouble with lifeisn't that there is no answer,but that there are so many answers

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We grow in time to trust the future for our answers.

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“The purpose of anthropology is to make the world safe for human differences.”

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“The purpose of anthropology is to make the world safe for human differences.”

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“The life history of the individual is first and foremost an accommodation to the patterns and sta ...

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“The life history of the individual is first and foremost an accommodation to the patterns and sta ...

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“I long to speak out the intense inspiration that comes to me from the lives of strong women.”

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“Our faith in the present dies out long before our faith in the future.”

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“Culture is not a biologically transmitted complex.”

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“The adequate study of culture, our own and those on the opposite side of the globe, can press on ...

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“The trouble is not that we are never happy - it is that happiness is so episodical”

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