The Emptiness of Man Accepts Anything

Published Date: 
July 29, 2004
Source Name: 
The Coming Anarchy (p.91)
Source Author: 
Robert D. Kaplan

"The Nobel laureate Czeslaw Milosz provides the definitive view on why Americans degrade themselves with mass culture: 'Today man believes that there is nothing in him, so he accepts anything, even if he knows it to be bad, in order to find himself at one with others, in order not to be alone.' Of course, it is because people find so little in themselves that they fill their world with celebrities."

Daily Proverb

Proverbs 30:25

The ants are a people not strong, yet they prepare their meat in the summer;