Quotation by Rose Wilder Lane

Life is a thin narrowness of taken-for-granted, a plank over a canyon in a fog. There is something under our feet, the taken-for-granted. A table is a table, food is food, we are we—because we don't question these things. And science is the enemy because it is the questioner. Faith saves our souls alive by giving us a universe of the taken-for-granted.
Rose Wilder Lane (1886–1968), U.S. author. As quoted in The Ghost in the Little House, ch. 7, by William V. Holtz (1993).

From a 1923 journal entry.
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