Dystopian Author Quotes

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.
June 5, 2020
Americans are suffering so much from being in unrewarding environments that it has made us very cynical. I think that American suburbia has become a powerful generator of anxiety and depression.

James Howard Kunstler Dystopian Author Quotes#9

James Howard Kunstler Americans are suffering so much from being in unrewarding environments that it has made us very cynical. I think that American suburbia has […]
June 5, 2020
Americans threw away their communities in order to save a few dollars on hair dryers and plastic food storage tubs, never stopping to reflect on what they were destroying.

James Howard Kunstler Dystopian Author Quotes#8

James Howard Kunstler Americans threw away their communities in order to save a few dollars on hair dryers and plastic food storage tubs, never stopping to […]
June 5, 2020
The two elements of the suburban pattern that cause the greatest problems are the extreme separation of uses and the vast distances between things

James Howard Kunstler Dystopian Author Quotes#7

James Howard Kunstler The two elements of the suburban pattern that cause the greatest problems are the extreme separation of uses and the vast distances between […]