Slide Quotes (5 quotes)
History is not a toboggan slide, but a road to be reconsidered and even retraced
I cannot see of what use these slides can be to a field man. I don't believe in looking at a mountain through a microscope.
I like to handle babies. You can learn a lot from the way they respond, the way they slide down your hips, the way they trust you. The first thing a child must learn is to trust.
There are two ways to slide easily through life; to believe everything or to doubt everything. Both ways save us from thinking.
[With] our critical faculties in decline, unable to distinguish between what feels good and whats true, we slide, almost without noticing, back into superstition. We have also arranged things so that almost no one understands science and technology. We might get away with it for a while, but eventually this combustible mixture of ignorance and power is going to blow up in our faces.