Quotation by Gertrude Stein

Even the propagandists on the radio find it very difficult to really say let alone believe that the world will be a happy place, of love and peace and plenty, and that the lion will lie down with the lamb and everybody will believe anybody.
Gertrude Stein (1874–1946), U.S. author; relocated to France. Wars I Have Seen (1945).

Written in 1943, about what people were expecting at the close of World War II, which was then in progress.
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