Claude Lévi-Strauss Quotes

Who the Heck is Claude Lévi-Strauss?

Claude Lévi-Strauss was a Belgium-born French anthropologist and ethnologist.

Born November 28, 1908
Died October 30, 2009

Books by Claude Lévi-Strauss


Best Quotes by Claude Lévi-Strauss

“Since music is the only language with the contradictory attributes of being intelligible and untranslatable, the musical creator is a being comparable to the gods, and music itself the supreme mystery of the science of man.”

Claude Lévi-Strauss

“The wise man doesn't give the right answers, he poses the right questions.”

Claude Lévi-Strauss

“The world began without man, and it will complete itself without him.”

Claude Lévi-Strauss