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Quotation by Lewis Mumford
Every new baby is a blind desperate vote for survival: people who find themselves unable to register an effective political protest against extermination do so by a biological act.
Lewis Mumford (1895–1990), U.S. social philosopher. The City in History, ch. 18 (1961).
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