"The feelings of our heart, the agitation of our passions, the vehemence of our affections, dissipate all the conclusions of reason."
"On the whole, technical people come to share the perspective of those who wield power rather than those over whom the power is wielded, with managers rather than labor, with officers rather than soldiers. If for no other reason, this happens simply because technical people do their work almost exclusively with the former rather than with the latter, and come to share a world with them. But they have very little, if any contact with the others, about whom they typically remain woefully ignorant."
“Originally intended to make simpler and easier the doing of necessary things, the introduction of machinery with its train of attendant evils has so complicated and befuddled our standards of living that we have less and less time for enjoyment and for growth, and nervous prostration is the disease of the age.”
|Austin's own Mysterious H performing at SXSW in 2010|
|No limos, no roadies, no publicist|
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|Cutting loose at SXSW|
Human impulses are confined within well-defined limits and become the objects of propaganda, profit-seeking, contractual obligations and the like…The supreme luxury of the society of technical necessity will be to grant the bonus of useless revolt an acquiescent smile.