Carl Sagan, The Demon-Haunted World (1995) page 25 (via spytap)
Carl Sagan the cynic. Where are the optimists?
The only cynical part is “almost without noticing.” We’ve noticed. Otherwise, it’s called skilled futurism.
Josh says: Carl Sagan’s “Demon Haunted World” is a fantastic book. I took a seminar class in my first year of college entirely devoted to it.