40 Ideology Quotes

  • Ideologies are mental prisons that produce blindness. – Fernando Araya

 

  • The Third World is not a reality but an ideology. – Hannah Arendt

 

  • It is not with architecture that one can disseminate any political ideology. – Oscar Niemeyer

 

  • I think of feminism as more of a political ideology. – Callie Khouri

 

  • An ideologue is one who places agenda above truth. – J.Adam Snyder

 

  • Religion makes people kill each other. Science supplies them with weapons. – Mokokoma Mokhonoana

 

  • My feet are firmly planted in my political ideology. To me, it’s being authentic in every area, and that includes politics. – Natasha Rothwell

 

  • It is perfectly acceptable in a free and liberal society to criticize, debate, mock, and reject any ideology. – Gad Saad

 

  • The ideology of capitalism makes us all into connoisseurs of liberty – of the indefinite expansion of possibility. – Susan Sontag

 

  • Ideologies have no heart of their own. They’re the whores and angels of our striving selves. – John Le Carre

 

  • Men are restless, adventurous. Women are conservative – despite what current ideology says. – Doris Lessing

 

  • You have your ideology and I have mine. – Khalil Gibran

 

  • Life has become the ideology of its own absence. – Theodor W. Adorno

 

  • An idea is something you have; an ideology is something that has you. – Morris Berman

ideology quotes

  • The main object of a revolution is the liberation of man… not the interpretation and application of some transcendental ideology. – Jean Genet

 

  • You can compromise without violating your principles, but it is nearly impossible to compromise when you turn principles into ideology. – Jamie Dimon

 

  • Hunger has no ideology. It does not respond to party or to rant. Hunger, in short, is not a red state/blue state problem. – Donna Brazile

 

  • You can imprison a man, but not an idea. You can exile a man, but not an idea. You can kill a man, but not an idea. – Benazir Bhutto

 

  • Ideology is strong exactly because it is no longer experienced as ideology… we feel free because we lack the very language to articulate our unfreedom. – Slavoj Žižek

 

  • There is no religion in which everyday life is not considered a prison; there is no philosophy or ideology that does not think that we live in alienation. – Eugene Ionesco

 

  • Ideology has shaped the very sofa on which I sit. – Mason Cooley

 

  • No mother would ever willingly sacrifice her sons for territorial gain, for economic advantage, for ideology. – Ronald Reagan

 

  • Political ideology can corrupt the mind, and science. – E. O. Wilson

 

  • It is possible to lead astray an entire generation, to strike it blind, to drive it insane, to direct it towards a false goal. Napoleon proved this. – Alexander Herzen

 

  • In presidential elections, I think people focus way too much on ideology. – Eric Garcetti

 

  • Ideologies separate us. Dreams and anguish bring us together. – Eugene Ionesco

 

  • Individual cultures and ideologies have their appropriate uses but none of them erase or replace the universal experiences, like love and weeping and laughter, common to all human beings. – Aberjhani

 

  • The ultimate end of any ideology is totalitarianism. – Tom Robbins

 

  • Ideologies exist only where there is no absolute knowledge. If you know something, you do not have to believe or disbelieve it. – Idries Shah

 

  • No matter where you stand politically – even if you’re unsure of what your political ideology is – it is important to take part in the process of shaping our government. – Brad Henry

 

  • My hope is that people begin to understand what the fiscal realities are – how economic virtue differs from political virtue – and develop a realization of their individual economic philosophy in comparison to their perceived political ideology. – Kurt Bills

 

  • Any type of political ideology is going to have a lot of different variants of it. – John Mackey

 

  • All ideologies are idiotic, whether religious or political, for it is conceptual thinking, the conceptual word, which has so unfortunately divided man. – Jiddu Krishnamurti

 

  • What we do with our lives largely depends on the philosophy of life we have subjected our lives to as a way of living life, and which controls, move and directs our lives! – Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

 

  • Ideas are not dangerous unless they find seeding place in some earth more profound than the mind. – John Steinbeck

 

  • Violent ideologies follow their own logic, the logic that sustains the system – a convoluted logic that unravels when it, itself, is labeled. – Melanie Joy

 

  • Growth for the sake of growth is the ideology of the cancer cell. – Edward Abbey

 

  • Those who find it hypocritical of others to use, say, a smartphone, to speak ill of capitalism, needs to be reminded that capitalism is an ideology, not a technology. – Mokokoma Mokhonoana

 

  • Infected by political ideology, if you dare question climate models, your career is done. – Greg Gutfeld