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SummaryKurt Huber was a famous Professor from Germany, who lived between October 24, 1893 and July 13, 1943. He became 49 years old.
BiographyKurt Huber was a member of the white rose.
Kurt Huber was born in the city of Chur in GraubŁnden, Switzerland, of German parents. He grew up in Stuttgart and, after his father's death, in Munich. He showed talent for music, philosophy and psychology, and became professor in 1920.
He came in contact with the white rose through Sophie and Hans Scholl, who attended his lectures. Huber wrote the white rose's last two pamphlets.
Huber was arrested on 27 February 1943, and sentenced to death 19 april of the People's Court. The 13th July 1943 he was executed in Munich giljotinering.
Zodiac etc.He is born under the zodiac scorpio, who is known for Transient, Self-Willed, Purposeful, Unyielding. Our collection contains 7 quotes who is written / told by Kurt.
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Source / external links:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kurt_Huber
Famous quotes by Kurt Huber (7)
"In spite of everything, I still believe that people are truly good at heart"
"What I intended to accomplish was to rouse the student body, not by means of an organization, but solely by my simple words; to urge them, not to violence, but to moral insight into the existing serious deficiencies of our political system"
"A state that suppresses all freedom of speech, and which by imposing the most terrible punishments, treats each and every attempt at criticism, however morally justified, and every suggestion for improvement as plotting to high treason, is a state that breaks an unwritten law"
"You have stripped from me the rank and privileges of the professorship and the doctoral degree which I earned, and you have set me at the level of the lowest criminal"
"There is a point at which the law becomes immoral and unethical. That point is reached when it becomes a cloak for the cowardice that dares not stand up against blatant violations of justice"
"I hope to God that the inner strength that will vindicate my deeds will in good time spring forth from my own people. I have done as I had to on the prompting of my inner voice"
"As a German citizen, as a German professor, and as a political person, I hold it to be not only my right but also my moral duty to take part in the shaping of our German destiny, to expose and oppose obvious wrongs"