Dystopian Author Quotes

June 5, 2020
The cities of the future will be much smaller than they are today.

James Howard Kunstler Dystopian Author Quotes#18

James Howard Kunstler The cities of the future will be much smaller than they are today.
June 5, 2020
When a society is stressed, when it comes up against things that are hard to understand, you get a lot of delusional thinking.

James Howard Kunstler Dystopian Author Quotes#17

James Howard Kunstler When a society is stressed, when it comes up against things that are hard to understand, you get a lot of delusional thinking.
June 5, 2020
The ideas of [ Le Corbusier ] that actually found their way into practice were deeply destructive - for instance, the tower-in-a-park, which mutated into the vertical slums of the late 20th century.

James Howard Kunstler Dystopian Author Quotes#16

James Howard Kunstler The ideas of [ Le Corbusier ] that actually found their way into practice were deeply destructive – for instance, the tower-in-a-park, which […]
June 5, 2020
Our building practices for the past century have been plain stupid - especially the glorification of the single-family house in a subdivision, at the expense of all other typologies and arrangements.

James Howard Kunstler Dystopian Author Quotes#15

James Howard Kunstler Our building practices for the past century have been plain stupid – especially the glorification of the single-family house in a subdivision, at […]
June 5, 2020
A land full of places that are not worth caring about may soon be a nation and a way of life that is not worth defending.

James Howard Kunstler Dystopian Author Quotes#14

James Howard Kunstler A land full of places that are not worth caring about may soon be a nation and a way of life that is […]
June 5, 2020
I think the deeper truth is that the Kyoto Protocols will not be followed by anyone really and that, in effect, nothing will be done to reduce carbon dioxide and other greenhouse emissions.

James Howard Kunstler Dystopian Author Quotes#13

James Howard Kunstler I think the deeper truth is that the Kyoto Protocols will not be followed by anyone really and that, in effect, nothing will […]
June 5, 2020
The task we face is reorganizing the systems we depend on for daily life in a way that is consistent with the realities coming down at us.

James Howard Kunstler Dystopian Author Quotes#12

James Howard Kunstler The task we face is reorganizing the systems we depend on for daily life in a way that is consistent with the realities […]
June 5, 2020
Suburbia is the insidious cartoon of the country house in a cartoon of the country.

James Howard Kunstler Dystopian Author Quotes#11

James Howard Kunstler Suburbia is the insidious cartoon of the country house in a cartoon of the country.
June 5, 2020
Under the current high energy / high entropy regime, sustainable development is a joke.

James Howard Kunstler Dystopian Author Quotes#10

James Howard Kunstler Under the current high energy / high entropy regime, sustainable development is a joke.