Margaret Mead

Margaret Mead

American cultural anthropologist, who was frequently a featured writer and speaker in the mass media throughout the 1960s and 1970s.
Prayer does not use up artificial energy, doesn't burn up any fossil fuel, doesn't pollute. Neither does song, neither does love, neither does the dance.More Margaret Mead quotes [07/07/2011 11:07:19]
What the world needs is not romantic lovers who are sufficient unto themselves, but husbands and wives who live in communities, relate to other people, carry on useful work and willingly give time and attention to their children.More Margaret Mead quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Mourning has become unfashionable in the United States. The bereaved are supposed to pull themselves together as quickly as possible and to reweave the torn fabric of life. ... we do not allow ... for the weeks and months during which a loss is realized - a beautiful word that suggests the transmutation of the strange into something that is one's own.More Margaret Mead quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Man's role is uncertain, undefined, and perhaps unnecessary.More Margaret Mead quotes [07/07/2011 11:07:27]
We — mankind — stand at the center of an evolutionary crisis, with a new evolutionary device — our consciousness of the crisis — as our unique contribution.More Margaret Mead quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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