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James Agee
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Engrave this Quote I believe that every human being is potentially capable within his 'limits' of fully 'realizing' his potentialities; that this, his being cheated and choked of it, is infinitely the ghastliest, commonest, and most inclusive of all the crimes of which the human world can assure itself.
regarding: the Great Depression: the reduction of human life into a battle for physical survival http://history.hanover.edu/hhr/hhr93_5.html
-James Agee, Let Us Now Praise Famous Men (Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1939), 307. Tell a Friend


 


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