Era Quotes

What a terrible era in ...

What a terrible era in which idiots govern the blind. ....William Shakespeare
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 24
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"there is no such thing as a hope extinguisher. Even some theories ...

"there is no such thing as a hope extinguisher. Even some theories regarding the end of the universe conjecture that the universe can spontaneously re-emerge from the utter nonexistence of the Dark Era" β€” me
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 26
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β€œI smell blood and...

β€œI smell blood and an era of prominent madmen.” ― W.H. Auden
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 16
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"We are living in an era of woke capitalism in which com...

"We are living in an era of woke capitalism in which companies pretend to care about social justice to sell products to people who pretend to hate capitalism." -Clay Routledge
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 10
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"There is no end to the illusions of patriotism. In the first century of our era, Plutarch mocked...

"There is no end to the illusions of patriotism. In the first century of our era, Plutarch mocked those who declared that the Athenian moon is better than the Corinthian moon; Milton, in the seventeenth, observed that God is in the habit of revealing Himself first to His Englishmen..." Borges, 1946
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 12
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We are a country addicted to nostalgia, but with no regard for history. Nostalgia is history wi...

We are a country addicted to nostalgia, but with no regard for history. Nostalgia is history without moral reckoning; it keeps people pining for golden eras that never existed and anticipating a future that will never materialize. - T.D. Williams, from "How the West was Lost", on theroot.com
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 02
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Whenever, in an era, culture, or society, you encounter the phenomenon of prejudi...

Whenever, in an era, culture, or society, you encounter the phenomenon of prejudice, injustice, persecution, and blind, unreasoning hatred directed at some minority group - look for the gang that has something to gain from the persecution - Ayn Rand
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 11
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β€œWhat a sad era when it is ...

β€œWhat a sad era when it is easier to smash an atom than a prejudice.” ― Albert Einstein
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 08
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β€œOne constant among the elements of 1914β€”as of any eraβ€”was the disposition ...

β€œOne constant among the elements of 1914β€”as of any eraβ€”was the disposition of everyone on all sides not to prepare for the harder alternative, not to act upon what they suspected to be true.” ― Barbara W. Tuchman, The Guns of August
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 22
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Technology have changed us...

Technology have changed us. Now in our era, we have guided missiles and misguided man.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 16
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"Mingling religion with politics may be disavowed and r...

"Mingling religion with politics may be disavowed and reprobated by every inhabitant of America." - Thomas Paine, author of Common Sense and Enlightenment era philosopher.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 14
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"The 21st century, the fri...

"The 21st century, the friendliest era in human history for the willfully ignorant."
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 08
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"Industrial progress, mechanical improvement, and all of the great wonders of the modern era me...

"Industrial progress, mechanical improvement, and all of the great wonders of the modern era meant little to the wealthy. These achievements made available to the masses conveniences and amenities that were previously the exclusive prerogative of the rich and powerful." –Dr. Milton Friedman
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 10
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