That a society controls, to a greater or lesser extent, the behavior of its members is a universal; but the methods, the particulars of that control, vary from one culture to another.
It was one thing to contain the Soviet Union in Europe because Britain, France, and Germany were all willing to join in. But will Japan and other Asian countries be willing to join in the containment of China?
The intellectually sophisticated person is indifferent to all genuine individuality, because relationships and reactions result from it which cannot be exhausted with logical operations.
There are many examples in high schools which show something about the effects such competition might have.
The more the data banks record about each one of us, the less we exist.
Historians and archaeologists will one day discover that the ads of our time are the richest and most faithful reflections that any society ever made of its entire range of activities.
Misery, mutilation, destruction, terror, starvation and death characterize the process of war and form a principal part of the product.
American youth attributes much more importance to arriving at driver’s license age than at voting age.
One should never criticize his own work except in a fresh and hopeful mood. The self-criticism of a tired mind is suicide.
The printing press was at first mistaken for an engine of immortality by everybody except Shakespeare.