Mos Def / Niels Shoe Meulman / Muhammed Ali
(via: Jack Spade)
… the language we use to build the world is so close to what can be used to undermine it. Design and persuasion are manipulative, and if we have the skills to seduce others toward green pastures, we can also lead them off a cliff.
But the threat of a cliff is the cost of the pasture."