I’ve pretty much accepted the fact that you’re going to meet ignorant people, and that’s okay. You can’t control that. You can’t change that.
– Hasan M. Elahi
The Chinese government tried to keep a lid on the SARS crisis, but there were 160 million text messages in three days sent by Chinese citizens. These are early indications that it’s going to be difficult for people who used to have control over the news to maintain that level of control.
– Howard Rheingold
In these times – where social appearance is more important than spiritual substance – what has become our longing to change is really the unconscious desire to control not just the shape of our bodies (according to prevailing values) but to dominate our environment as well, regardless of the cost.
– Guy Finley