Friday, January 04, 2008

Revolution Against Normality

Normality frightens revolutionaries because it acts as a drag on their utopian dreams...

Mark Mazower in his book
The Dark Continent.

2 comments:

Timbo said...

That is said as if "normality" is utopian.

Baron von Feldspar said...

The Utopian dreams of the revolutionaries created the nightmares of Hitler's Germany, Stalin's Soviet Union, Mao's China and Pol Pot Cambodia.