Quotation by Michel de Certeau

Political organizations have slowly substituted themselves for the Churches as the places for believing practices.... Politics has once again become religious.
Michel de Certeau (1925–1986), French cultural theorist, critic. "An Archaeology: The Transits of Believing," ch. 13, The Practice of Everyday Life (1974).
Surprise me with a
The Columbia World of Quotations © 1996, Columbia University Press.
Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. Except as otherwise permitted by written agreement, the following are prohibited: copying substantial portions or the entirety of the work in machine readable form, making multiple printouts thereof, and other uses of the work inconsistent with U.S. and applicable foreign copyright and related laws.
Copyright ©  2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
About PRIVACY POLICY Terms Careers Advertise with Us Contact Us Suggest a Word Help