Culture means control over nature.
Systematic philosophical and practical anti-intellectualism such as we are witnessing appears to be something truly novel in the history of human culture.
An aristocratic culture does not advertise its emotions. In its forms of expression it is sober and reserved. Its general attitude is stoic.
Culture must have its ultimate aim in the metaphysical or it will cease to be culture.
If we are to preserve culture we must continue to create it.
The second fundamental feature of culture is that all culture has an element of striving.