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American Writer, 1895-1990
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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“We have created an industrial order geared to automatism, where feeble-mindedness, native or acquired, is necessary for docile productivity in the factory; and where a pervasive neurosis is the final gift of the meaningless life that issues forth at the other end.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Our national flower is the concrete cloverleaf.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“The cities and mansions that people dream of are those in which they finally live.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“The chief function of the city is to convert power into form, energy into culture, dead matter into the living symbols of art, biological reproduction into social creativity.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“It has not been for nothing that the word has remained man's principal toy and tool: without the meanings and values it sustains, all man's other tools would be worthless.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“What was once called the objective world is a sort of Rorschach ink blot, into which each culture, each system of science and religion, each type of personality, reads a meaning only remotely derived from the shape and color of the blot itself”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Don't take the will for the deed; get the deed”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“To curb the machine and limit art to handicraft is a denial of opportunity”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“I would die happy if I knew that on my tombstone could be written these words, "This man was an absolute fool. None of the disastrous things that he reluctantly predicted ever came to pass!"”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“War is the supreme drama of a completely mechanized society.”

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