At the moment of death I hope to be surprised.Ivan Illich
Effective health care depends on self-care this fact is currently heralded as if it were a discovery.Ivan Illich
Healthy people are those who live in healthy homes on a healthy diet in an environment equally fit for birth, growth work, healing, and dying... Healthy people need no bureaucratic interference to mate, give birth, share the human condition and die.Ivan Illich
Leadership does not depend on being right.Ivan Illich
Modern medicine is a negation of health. It isn't organized to serve human health, but only itself, as an institution. It makes more people sick than it heals.Ivan Illich
The compulsion to do good is an innate American trait. Only North Americans seem to believe that they always should, may, and actually can choose somebody with whom to share their blessings. Ultimately this attitude leads to bombing people into the acceptance of gifts.Ivan Illich
The public school has become the established church of secular society.Ivan Illich
We must rediscover the distinction between hope and expectation.Ivan Illich
was a famous Austrian philosopher,
who was born on
September 4, 1926. As a person born on this date, Ivan Illich is listed in our database as the 44th
most popular celebrity for the day (September 4) and the 88th most popular for the year (1926).
People born on September 4
fall under the Zodiac sign of Virgo, the Virgin.
Ivan Illich is the 1321st most popular Virgo.
Aside from information specific to Ivan Illich's birthday, Ivan Illich is the 47th most famous Austrian and ranks 6th in famous people born in Vienna.
In general, Ivan Illich ranks as the 15898th
most popular famous person, and the 74th most popular philosopher of all time.
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