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|And what problems does the cynic create for other, presumably noncynical |
people? ... thwarted him and his desires for change.12 This is part of the meaning
behind the familiar saying that "underneath every cynic lies a disappointed
|It makes some difference in a man's performance of his work whether he believes |
wholeheartedly in what he is doing or feels that in important respects ... The cynic
cuts corners with a feeling of inevitability while the idealist goes down fighting.
|Similarly pathologizing cynicism for recoiling from responsibility to the real, |
Richard Stivers diagnoses our current ... the wherewithal to resist cynicism and
idealism, both of which conceal reality,” cynicism by making reality “worse than it
is” and ...
|A MODEST RECOGNITION OF IDEALISM Most real progress occurs when |
individuals take hold of the idea that there is a better, more humane, or more just
... In an attempt to justify an unwillingness to contend, cynicism argues for
Douglas A. Harper, Doug Harper, Helene M. Lawson - 2003 - 481 pages
|Idealism. in. Medical. School. Howard. S. Becker. and. Blanche. Geer. It makes |
some difference in a man's performance of his work whether he ... The cynic cuts
corners with a feeling of inevitability while the idealist goes down fighting.
Scott Snook, Nitin Nohria, Rakesh Khurana - 2011 - 569 pages
|The first step toward putting idealism to work is to reject cynicism and embrace |
idealism. ... As the Flame of Idealism model makes clear, however, the culture
described here is only one component of a comprehensive leadership
|Following Jesus as a Cynic-Saint Andrew Byers. Resurrection announces the |
end of cynicism because it heralds the end of all that makes us cynical. ...
Idealists pretend they have one foot just inside Eden's door, but the cynics know
Meg E. Cox - 2009 - 136 pages
|Marginalized people, be they criminals or Christian, peaceloving idealists, face |
the common problem of what to do ... the suffragettes' struggle, the civil rights
movement, and Vietnam protests have effectively mobilized power to create
|(like warriors), making certain that the false does not destroy ... The cynic simply |
does not see the world as a place where dreams come true, as the idealist might,
but that doesn't mean that the positive-pole cynic is unhappy about that: hecan ...
Howard Saul Becker - 2002 - 456 pages
|noring other material will seem to some people an unjustifiably cynical approach |
to the study of medicine. ... the problem warrants our making a more differentiated
analysis, using a dimension of which cynicism and idealism are end- points, ...