We are at heart so profoundly anarchistic that the only form of state we can imagine living in is Utopian; and so cynical that the only Utopia we can believe in is authoritarian.Rate it:(0.00 / 0 votes)Say it

Lionel Trilling

United States literary critic (1905-1975)

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