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Lewis Mumford
October 19, 1895 - January 26, 1990
Nationality: American
Category: Sociologist
Subcategory: American Sociologist

The cities and mansions that people dream of are those in which they finally live.


To curb the machine and limit art to handicraft is a denial of opportunity.


Nothing is unthinkable, nothing impossible to the balanced person, provided it comes out of the needs of life and is dedicated to life's further development.


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


However far modern science and techniques have fallen short of their inherent possibilities, they have taught mankind at least one lesson; nothing is impossible.


Life is the only art that we are required to practice without preparation, and without being allowed the preliminary trials, the failures and botches, that are essential for training.


Every generation revolts against its fathers and makes friends with its grandfathers.


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