Monday, 16 December 2019

"Progress does not happen automatically, it must be made to happen." #QotD


"Each generation has to fight the same old battles afresh in their own unique way. Unless they live up to this duty, improvement is impossible and decline almost inevitable. Progress does not happen automatically, it must be made to happen."
~ historian Tom Brooking summarising the "historicism" of Benedetto Croce
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