Lewis Mumford Quote

By putting business before every other manifestation of life, our mechanical and financial civilization has forgotten the chief business of life: namely, growth, reproduction, development. It pays infinite attention to the incubator-and it forgets the egg!


Findings and keepings: analects for an autobiography (ed. Not Avail, 1975) - ISBN: 9780151309849

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By putting business before every other manifestation of life, our mechanical and financial civilization has forgotten the chief business of life:...

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By putting business before every other manifestation of life, our mechanical and financial civilization has forgotten the chief business of life:...

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By putting business before every other manifestation of life, our mechanical and financial civilization has forgotten the chief business of life:...

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By putting business before every other manifestation of life, our mechanical and financial civilization has forgotten the chief business of life:...