Lewis Mumford

1895 -

A Quote by Lewis Mumford

If mankind is to escape its programmed self-extinction the God who saves us will not descend from the machine: he will rise up again in the human soul.

Lewis Mumford (1895 -)

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A Quote by Lewis Mumford on integration, faith, hope, and love

Integration proceeds by just the opposite route: a deliberate heightening of every organic function; a release of impulses from circumstances that irrationally thwarted them; richer and more complex patterns of activity; an esthetic heightening of anticipated realizations; a steady lengthening of the future; a faith in cosmic perspectives.

Lewis Mumford (1895 -)

Source: "Love and Integration"

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A Quote by Lewis Mumford

Our national flower is the concrete cloverleaf.

Lewis Mumford (1895 -)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Lewis Mumford on conflict, science, and unity

The humanities and science are not in inherent conflict but have become separated in the twentieth century. Now their essential unity must be re-emphasized, so that twentieth-century multiplicity may become twentieth-century unity.

Lewis Mumford (1895 -)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Lewis Mumford on food, needs, and travel

Restore human legs as a means of travel. Pedestrians rely on food for fuel and need no special parking facilities.

Lewis Mumford (1895 -)

Contributed by: Zaady

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