"Ever’body is askin’ that. What we comin’ to? Seems to me we don’t never come to nothin’. Always on the way."
– John Steinbeck
The Grapes of Wrath, Chapter 13. Jim Casy addresses the repeated comment of the gas station owner, who complains that he doesn’t know what the country is coming to. Casy agrees with his sentiments, believing that American society has come to nothing and is still "on the way."