Thursday, March 8, 2012

retro-quotes: a series of germane remarks, by others, plucked from all over the place, and from all over the time - #29

"We turn to the past when the future seems unattainable or 'utopian' in the wholly negative sense of the word--something that cannot be extrapolated from the present"

--Patrick Wright, On Living in an Old Country, 1986

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