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Quotation by John Berger
The human imagination ... has great difficulty in living strictly within the confines of a materialist practice or philosophy. It dreams, like a dog in its basket, of hares in the open.
John Berger (b. 1926), British author, critic. repr. In Keeping a Rendezvous (1992). "The Soul and the Operator," Expressen (Stockholm, March 19, 1990).
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