The more things change…

From Jane Steger, Leaves From A Secret Journal:

There is a wide other world within, deep harbors of thought, marvelous seas from contemplation, waiting to be explored. It is well that someone should explore in this cheap and surface age, when most people are running over the ground as fast as they can in motors, listening over radio, and rarely take time to think about anything for themselves.”

In the “the more things change, the more they remain the same” category, Steger wrote that around 100 years ago (the publication date is 1926).  Well, okay, we aren’t “listening over radio” so much anymore. But beyond that…

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