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“The irreversible deterioration of earth life due to industrial growth has been reported and described for more than 50 years. Those who are detailing the process, its cumulative effects and the predictable thresholds of no return reckoned that awareness would put it to an end by some changes. […] One had to admit that the ever accurate knowledge of this deterioration was seamlessly integrated into submission and above all participated into the adaptation to new forms of survival in extreme environments.”
- R. Riesel and J. Semprun, Catastrophe; Administration of Disaster & Sustained Submission., Paris, EDN, 2008, p. 20-21.
“Courage, sacrifice, unity, diversity, people, family, community, nature, solidarity, culture, thought, art, dream, reality, dissidence, plurality, freedom, heroism, action, commitment, justice, hope, triumph, defeat, spirituality, land, identity, work, vitality, change, revolution … all these words can be collected under one idea, under one thought, present, past and future: Europe.”
- Círculo de Estudios La Emboscadura
To criticise, to destroy, is not difficult; any unskilled labourer knows how to drive his pick into the noble and finely-hewn stone of a cathedral. To construct: that is what requires the skill of a master. – Josemaría Escrivá