“Each and every one of us has been born into a given historical reality, ruled by particular norms and values, and managed by a unique economic and political system. We take this reality for granted, thinking it is natural, inevitable and immutable. We forget that our world was created by an accidental chain of events, and that history shaped not only our technology, politics and society, but also our thoughts, fears and dreams. The cold hand of the past emerges from the grave of our ancestors, grips us by the neck and directs our gaze towards a single future. We have felt that grip from the moment we were born, so we assume th natural and inescapable part of w n Therefore we seldom try to shake r ' and envision alternative -Prof. Yuval Noah H . https://inspirational.ly

“The cold hand of the past emerges from the grave of our ancestors, grips us by the neck and directs our gaze towards a single future.” – Prof. Harari [1,995 × 1,457] (OC)