Thought for the day: A deranged age

Who is man?

"You live in a deranged age, more deranged than usual, because, in spite of great scientific and technological advances, man has not the faintest idea of who he is or what he is doing." —
 
Walker Percy (1916-1990) was a physician, raised in Mississippi, and author of  The Thanatos Syndrome, and The Moviegoer.
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