Nicholas Berdyaev on conservatism

The meaning of conservatism is not that it impedes movement forward and upward, but that it impedes movement backwards and downwards—to chaotic darkness and the return to a primitive state.

via The American Conservative .

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One Response to “Nicholas Berdyaev on conservatism”

  1. williambearcatBill Says:

    now if we could only get today’s “conservatives” to agree to that definition

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