The Greek legend says that the giant Antæus was invincible so long as his feet were planted firmly on solid earth. We need to have a care that our civilization shall remain planted on the solid earth. There is a danger lest it may be developed to much into the air--that we may become too much separated from those primal sources of strength from which mankind has always drawn its vitality.
Monday, March 31, 2008
Felix Adler, 1892: