Quote – Invasion

Each new generation born is in effect an invasion of civilization by little barbarians, who must be civilized before it is too late.   Thomas Sowell Thomas Sowell ( born June 30, 1930) is an American economist and social theorist… Read More ›

Quote – Civilization

People here always said to me, ‘Why would you leave civilization to go to a place like Fiji?’ Fiji is a far more civilized place than California or New York City. Raymond Burr Raymond William Stacy Burr (May 21, 1917 – September… Read More ›


More and more, as civilization develops, we find the primitive to be essential to us. We root into the primitive as a tree roots into the earth. If we cut off the roots, we lose the sap without which we… Read More ›


  To walk through the ruined cities of Germany is to feel an actual doubt about the continuity of civilization.   George Orwell Eric Arthur Blair (25 June 1903 – 21 January 1950), better known by his pen name George… Read More ›