"Nevertheless, the false despair of non-dialectical critique and the false optimism of the pure advertising for the system are identical as subjected thought." -- G. Debord, The Society of the Spectacle
"To be a dialectician means having the wind of history in your sails. The sails are concepts. But it is not sufficient to have sails at one's disposal. What is decisive is the art of knowing how to set them." -- W. Benjamin, Paris, Capital of the 19th Century.