Archive for June 16th, 2022

Where self-advancement cannot, or is not allowed to, serve as a driving force, other sources of enthusiasm have to be found if momentous changes, such as the awakening and renovation of a stagnant society or radical reforms in the character and pattern of life of a community, are to be realized and perpetuated.  Religious, revolutionary and nationalist movements are such generating plants of general enthusiasm.
    —     Eric Hoffer
From his book:  “The True Believer: Thoughts On The Nature Of Mass Movements
On This Day In:
2021 Start Reading / Start Building
I Headed On Alone
2020 Nurturing Trees And Plants
2019 Seeking Needs
2018 Not Sure Anyway…
All Clear Nuclear And Burn
2017 Forms Of Conservation
2016 Oh, So Lacking
2015 e pluribus unum
2014 Nothing So Far Removed
2013 Positions
2012 Two Errors
2011 Long Live The King!

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