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Alain de Botton rappelle : «Splendeurs et misère du travail» External link

letemps Thursday, May 6, 2021 3:47:00 AM EAT

Alain de Botton rappelle : «si le travail a toujours été au centre de toutes les sociétés, la nôtre est la première à suggérer qu’il pourrait être beaucoup plus qu’une pénitence ou une punition, et que nous devons chercher à travailler même en l’absence d’un impératif financier.» External link

letemps Thursday, May 6, 2021 3:47:00 AM EAT

Alain de Botton writes : “We cannot appreciate what we have in isolation, nor judge against the lives of our medieval forbearers,” “If we learn through ill-advised attendance at a school reunion that some of our old friends are now living in houses larger than our own, bought on the proceeds of more enticing occupations, we are likely to return home nursing a violent sense of misfortune,” External link

marketwatch Sunday, November 22, 2020 2:52:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton adds : “It is decided by comparing our condition with that of a reference group, with that of people we consider to be our equals. We cannot appreciate what we have in isolation, nor judged against the lives of our medieval forbearers,” External link

marketwatch Thursday, June 25, 2020 1:28:00 AM EAT

Alain de Botton says : "The good news is that so far, we're doing OK," External link

newstatesman Sunday, May 10, 2020 12:30:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton says : "The good news is that so far, we're doing OK," External link

newstatesman Sunday, May 10, 2020 12:15:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton says : "The good news is that so far, we're doing OK," External link

newstatesman Saturday, May 9, 2020 6:32:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton said : “Always remember that the news is always trying to make you scared. It’s bad for us, but very good for news organizations: the easiest way to get an audience is through frightening people” External link

forbes Thursday, April 23, 2020 6:57:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton writes : “in favour of the diffuse, but very serious, search for the window of the unexplored deep self,” External link

expressindia Sunday, April 19, 2020 4:58:00 AM EAT

Alain de Botton said : “Properly seen, it is a marvelous, beautiful thing,” External link

nytimes Wednesday, April 8, 2020 2:46:00 AM EAT

Alain de Botton written : “Bad architecture is a frozen mistake writ large,” External link

TorontoStar Monday, December 16, 2019 2:32:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton stated : “We need pretty things close to us not because we are in danger of forgetting the bad stuff, but because terrible problems weigh so heavily on us, that we’re in danger of slipping into despair and depression…The art a country or a person calls ‘beautiful’ gives you vital clues as to what is missing” External link

globalvoicesonline Thursday, April 4, 2019 6:57:00 AM EAT

Alain de Botton asks : “What about those who want to achieve,” External link

chicagotribune Friday, March 15, 2019 8:21:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton says : “The modern world is teaching us that there are dynamics far more insidious and cynical than censorship in draining people of political will; these will involve confusing, boring and distracting the majority away from politics by presenting ideas in such a disorganized, fractured and intermittent way that a majority of the audience is unable to hold on to the thread of the most important issues for any length of time” External link

taipeitimes Friday, December 21, 2018 9:07:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton writes : "For the last 50 years, the burden of intelligent effort has been on attempting to make separation easier. The challenge now lies in another direction" External link

abc-au Wednesday, November 15, 2017 5:14:00 AM EAT

Alain de Botton added : “We might be in the market for one of these on Wednesday morning,” External link

standard Thursday, November 3, 2016 4:24:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton added : “We might be in the market for one of these on Wednesday morning,” External link

msn-uk Thursday, November 3, 2016 3:55:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton says : “We tend to think of philosophies as produced by professional philosophers,” “Traditionally, this has meant people with large beards and open-toe sandals from the Greek peninsula. But every human is, in an important sense, a carrier of an implicit philosophy” External link

msn-uk Thursday, October 6, 2016 2:35:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton says : “We tend to think of philosophies as produced by professional philosophers,” “Traditionally, this has meant people with large beards and open-toe sandals from the Greek peninsula. But every human is, in an important sense, a carrier of an implicit philosophy” External link

standard Thursday, October 6, 2016 2:35:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton told : “It’s an attempt to show two people who are very enthusiastic about love and are very romantic, but nevertheless, don’t really have the first clue how to run a relationship,” External link

huffingtonpost-us-en Tuesday, July 12, 2016 5:04:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton said : “Things like ‘The Bachelor,’ they’re just playing to the worst impulses in our brains,” “Most of what’s wrong in relationships is not that we haven’t found the right person, it’s just that we don’t know how to manage a relationship. And therefore, shows that keep locating the fundamental problem of love in the idea that you haven’t got the right person, is kind of taking the wrong target” External link

huffingtonpost-us-en Tuesday, July 12, 2016 5:04:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton said : “It shows how badly people behave in relationships by certain kind of standard and, yet, how normal it is to behave badly because there’s so much fear and resentment and feeling and all sorts of things and that’s OK,” “Like a lot of good art, it reassures us that we’re OK, even if we’re a bit tricky. But as I say, there’s not enough good art around and it’s not popular enough. That’s kind of a problem” External link

huffingtonpost-us-en Tuesday, July 12, 2016 5:04:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton says : "It isn't a question of them not trying hard enough," "Remove morality from it. They were not being bad for not loving nor were you good for wanting them. You were both on a search for pleasure that took you on different and conflicting routes" External link

huffingtonpost-us-en Thursday, June 16, 2016 3:32:00 AM EAT



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Alain de Botton

Last updated on 2017-07-29T23:06+0300.

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Alain de Botton rappelle : «Splendeurs et misère du travail» External link

letemps Thursday, May 6, 2021 3:47:00 AM EAT

Alain de Botton rappelle : «si le travail a toujours été au centre de toutes les sociétés, la nôtre est la première à suggérer qu’il pourrait être beaucoup plus qu’une pénitence ou une punition, et que nous devons chercher à travailler même en l’absence d’un impératif financier.» External link

letemps Thursday, May 6, 2021 3:47:00 AM EAT

Alain de Botton writes : “We cannot appreciate what we have in isolation, nor judge against the lives of our medieval forbearers,” “If we learn through ill-advised attendance at a school reunion that some of our old friends are now living in houses larger than our own, bought on the proceeds of more enticing occupations, we are likely to return home nursing a violent sense of misfortune,” External link

marketwatch Sunday, November 22, 2020 2:52:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton adds : “It is decided by comparing our condition with that of a reference group, with that of people we consider to be our equals. We cannot appreciate what we have in isolation, nor judged against the lives of our medieval forbearers,” External link

marketwatch Thursday, June 25, 2020 1:28:00 AM EAT

Alain de Botton says : "The good news is that so far, we're doing OK," External link

newstatesman Sunday, May 10, 2020 12:30:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton says : "The good news is that so far, we're doing OK," External link

newstatesman Sunday, May 10, 2020 12:15:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton says : "The good news is that so far, we're doing OK," External link

newstatesman Saturday, May 9, 2020 6:32:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton said : “Always remember that the news is always trying to make you scared. It’s bad for us, but very good for news organizations: the easiest way to get an audience is through frightening people” External link

forbes Thursday, April 23, 2020 6:57:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton writes : “in favour of the diffuse, but very serious, search for the window of the unexplored deep self,” External link

expressindia Sunday, April 19, 2020 4:58:00 AM EAT

Alain de Botton said : “Properly seen, it is a marvelous, beautiful thing,” External link

nytimes Wednesday, April 8, 2020 2:46:00 AM EAT

Alain de Botton written : “Bad architecture is a frozen mistake writ large,” External link

TorontoStar Monday, December 16, 2019 2:32:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton stated : “We need pretty things close to us not because we are in danger of forgetting the bad stuff, but because terrible problems weigh so heavily on us, that we’re in danger of slipping into despair and depression…The art a country or a person calls ‘beautiful’ gives you vital clues as to what is missing” External link

globalvoicesonline Thursday, April 4, 2019 6:57:00 AM EAT

Alain de Botton asks : “What about those who want to achieve,” External link

chicagotribune Friday, March 15, 2019 8:21:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton says : “The modern world is teaching us that there are dynamics far more insidious and cynical than censorship in draining people of political will; these will involve confusing, boring and distracting the majority away from politics by presenting ideas in such a disorganized, fractured and intermittent way that a majority of the audience is unable to hold on to the thread of the most important issues for any length of time” External link

taipeitimes Friday, December 21, 2018 9:07:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton writes : "For the last 50 years, the burden of intelligent effort has been on attempting to make separation easier. The challenge now lies in another direction" External link

abc-au Wednesday, November 15, 2017 5:14:00 AM EAT

Alain de Botton added : “We might be in the market for one of these on Wednesday morning,” External link

standard Thursday, November 3, 2016 4:24:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton added : “We might be in the market for one of these on Wednesday morning,” External link

msn-uk Thursday, November 3, 2016 3:55:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton says : “We tend to think of philosophies as produced by professional philosophers,” “Traditionally, this has meant people with large beards and open-toe sandals from the Greek peninsula. But every human is, in an important sense, a carrier of an implicit philosophy” External link

msn-uk Thursday, October 6, 2016 2:35:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton says : “We tend to think of philosophies as produced by professional philosophers,” “Traditionally, this has meant people with large beards and open-toe sandals from the Greek peninsula. But every human is, in an important sense, a carrier of an implicit philosophy” External link

standard Thursday, October 6, 2016 2:35:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton told : “It’s an attempt to show two people who are very enthusiastic about love and are very romantic, but nevertheless, don’t really have the first clue how to run a relationship,” External link

huffingtonpost-us-en Tuesday, July 12, 2016 5:04:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton said : “Things like ‘The Bachelor,’ they’re just playing to the worst impulses in our brains,” “Most of what’s wrong in relationships is not that we haven’t found the right person, it’s just that we don’t know how to manage a relationship. And therefore, shows that keep locating the fundamental problem of love in the idea that you haven’t got the right person, is kind of taking the wrong target” External link

huffingtonpost-us-en Tuesday, July 12, 2016 5:04:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton said : “It shows how badly people behave in relationships by certain kind of standard and, yet, how normal it is to behave badly because there’s so much fear and resentment and feeling and all sorts of things and that’s OK,” “Like a lot of good art, it reassures us that we’re OK, even if we’re a bit tricky. But as I say, there’s not enough good art around and it’s not popular enough. That’s kind of a problem” External link

huffingtonpost-us-en Tuesday, July 12, 2016 5:04:00 PM EAT

Alain de Botton says : "It isn't a question of them not trying hard enough," "Remove morality from it. They were not being bad for not loving nor were you good for wanting them. You were both on a search for pleasure that took you on different and conflicting routes" External link

huffingtonpost-us-en Thursday, June 16, 2016 3:32:00 AM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
philosopher84.21%EN07/31/201731/07/2017
author13.16%EN07/29/201729/07/2017
writer2.63%EN01/05/201705/01/2017
Names Lang Count
Alain de BottonEN61.79%
Alain de BottonPT21.95%
Alain De BottonEN11.38%
Alain de BottonFR4.07%
Alain De BottonFR0.81%


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