In the end, more than freedom, they wanted security. They wanted a comfortable life, and they lost it all - pic.twitter.com/uaj0ksLm3w— Duane Lester (@Bodhi1) February 28, 2014
Philosopher George Santayana had two observations relevant to this phenomenon of societal amnesia:
• "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it."
• "Only the dead have seen the end of war."