John Grierson – Some of us learned in…

Some of us learned in a school of philosophy which taught that all was for…


“Some of us learned in a school of philosophy which taught that all was for the common good and nothing for oneself and have never, in any case, regarded the pursuit of happiness as anything other than an aberration of the human spirit.”
-John Grierson

John Grierson – Such manifestations I account as…

Such manifestations I account as representing the creative leadership of the new forces of thought…


“Such manifestations I account as representing the creative leadership of the new forces of thought and appreciation which attend changes in technological pattern and therefore of the pattern of human relationships in society.”
-John Grierson

John Grierson – My personal view is that…

My personal view is that such total planning by the state is an absolute good…


“My personal view is that such total planning by the state is an absolute good and not simply a relative good… I do not myself think of the attitude I take as deriving from Marx – though this undoubtedly will be suggested – but from Fichte and Hegel.”
-John Grierson