Quotes

Emile Durkheim Quotes

Emile Durkheim Quotes

Reality seems valueless by comparison with the dreams of fevered imaginations; reality is therefore abandoned. It is too great comfort which turns a man against himself. Life is most readily renounced at the time and among the classes where it is least harsh. Sadness does…

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Biography

Emile Durkheim Biography

French academics and the discipline of sociology owe a lot to David Emile Durkheim. A French sociologist, Durkheim was born in the year 1858 and was part of a close-knit and rather conservative Jewish family. His contribution to sociology is…

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