SOCIAL ILLUSIONS

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When I was young, I thought the beliefs and values of society were unquestionable truths… but surprisingly found out in adulthood they had little basis in fact but instead filled with questions and absurdities.

I think we risk becoming the best informed society that has ever died of ignorance.~Reuben Blades

The “information age”may be a terminal illness complicated by misinformation about Nature.~Sid

It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society. ~ Kristnamurti

Psychologically sickness is contagious in a sick society.~Sid

Our modern society is engaged in polishing and decorating the cage in which man is kept imprisoned.~Swami Nirmalananda

All the polishing and decorating a prison makes it no less a prison.~Sid

I think God’s going to come down and pull civilization over for speeding.~Steven Wright

Progress and rapid change is incompatible with the laws of Nature.~Sid

We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds;our planet is the mental institution of the universe.~Johann von Goethe

“And the crazy are running the insane asylum.”~Sid

The trouble with the rat race is that even if you win,you are still a rat.~Lily Tomlin

In a rat race,the rats rule the mice,and the mice dream of being rats.~Sid

Perhaps in time the so -called Dark Ages will be thought of as including our own.~Georg Lichtenber

Massive destruction was beyond the comprehension of the”Dark Ages”.~Sid

The danger of the past was that men became slaves. The danger of the future is that man may become robots.~Erich Fromm

Robots are an invention of computers and computers can make robots of people,~Sid

Where is the knowledge we have lost in information?~T.S.~Eliot

Information are only surface details giving clues to the wisdom hidden beneath.~Sid

Those persons who are burning to display heroism may rest assured that the course of social evolution will offer them every opportunity.~Havelock Ellis

History tells us when a hero is needed;a hero will appear.~Sid

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