Martin Heidegger Rank
About Martin Heidegger
Martin Heidegger was a German philosopher. He is best known for his book "Being and Time".
He believed that our way of questioning defines our nature. He is regarded as one of the greatest philosophers of the 20th century.
His Personal Life
He joined the Nazi Party in 1933. He stopped taking part in meetings a year later, but he remained a member of the Party until the end of World War II. He never apologized for this, but in private he had called it "The biggest stupidity of my life".
He was married to Elfride Petri and they had 2 children, Jörg and Hermann. He wasn't Hermann's biological father, but he raised him as his son. He had many mistresses.
Martin Heidegger Rank
Famous quotes by Martin Heidegger
Agriculture is now a motorized food industry, the same thing in its essence as the production of corpses in the gas chambers and the extermination camps, the same thing as blockades and the reduction of countries to famine, the same thing as the manufacture of hydrogen bombs.Martin Heidegger
But every historical statement and legitimization itself moves within a certain relation to history.Martin Heidegger
Every man is born as many men and dies as a single one.Martin Heidegger
If I take death into my life, acknowledge it, and face it squarely, I will free myself from the anxiety of death and the pettiness of life - and only then will I be free to become myself.Martin Heidegger
Language is the house of the truth of Being.Martin Heidegger
The Fuhrer alone is the present and future German reality and its law. Learn to know ever more deeply: from now on every single thing demands decision, and every action responsibility.Martin Heidegger
The most thought-provoking thing in our thought-provoking time is that we are still not thinking.Martin Heidegger
Time is not a thing, thus nothing which is, and yet it remains constant in its passing away without being something temporal like the beings in time.Martin Heidegger
To dwell is to garden.Martin Heidegger
Whatever can be noted historically can be found within history.Martin Heidegger
Martin Heidegger's Popularity
Martin Heidegger was a famous German philosopher, who was born on September 26, 1889. As a person born on this date, Martin Heidegger is listed in our database as the 12th most popular celebrity for the day (September 26) and the 5th most popular for the year (1889).
People born on September 26 fall under the Zodiac sign of Libra, the Scales. Martin Heidegger is the 444th most popular Libra.
Aside from information specific to Martin Heidegger's birthday, Martin Heidegger is the 58th most famous German.
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