"Environmentalism opposes reckless innovation and makes conservation the central order of business."
"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect."Christopher Lasch on Mark Twain
"The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax."Christopher Lasch on Albert Einstein
"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."Christopher Lasch on Colin Powell
"Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."Christopher Lasch on Dale Carnegie
"If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance."Christopher Lasch on Abraham Lincoln
"Every age develops its own peculiar forms of pathology, which express in exaggerated form its underlying character structure."
"We are all revolutionaries now, addicts of change."
"In our society, daily experience teaches the individual to want and need a never-ending supply of new toys and drugs."
"The attempt to redefine the family as a purely voluntary arrangement grows out of the modern delusion that people can keep all their options open all the time."
"The left dismisses talk about the collapse of family life and talks instead about the emergence of the growing new diversity of family types."