The assumption must be that those who can see value only in tradition, or versions of it, deny man’s ability to adapt to changing circumstances.
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Stephen Bayley Fashion is the most intense expression of the phenomenon of neomania, which has grown ever since the birth of capitalism. Neomania assumes that purchasing the new is the same as acquiring value. If the purchase of a new garment coincides with the wearing out of an old one, then obviously there is no fashion. If a garment is worn beyond the moment of its natural…
Frase celebre di Stephen Hawking «Per quanto difficile possa essere la vita, c'è sempre qualcosa che è possibile fare. Guardate le stelle invece dei vostri piedi.» (Stephen Hawking)
Stephen Jay Gould "The true beauty of nature is her amplitude; she exists neither for nor because of us, and possesses a staying power that all our nuclear arsenals cannot threaten (much as we can easily destroy our puny selves)." Stephen Jay Gould quotes