'The Old Social Classes and the Revolutionary Movement in Iraq,' by Hanna Batatu. Few may wish to take on this massive, obscure work, but it changed my life, and I love it.
This would only come if you have a revolutionary change in technology like the jet brought about.
The house has to serve comfort. The work of art is revolutionary; the house is conservative.
A revolutionary poem will not tell you who or when to kill, what and when to burn, or even how to theorize. It reminds you... where and when and how you are living and might live, it is a wick of desire.
We might possess every technological resource... but if our language is inadequate, our vision remains formless, our thinking and feeling are still running in the old cycles, our process may be 'revolutionary' but not transformative.
For then only will you be strong, when you cherish the laws, and when the revolutionary attempts of lawless men shall have ceased.
The seed is a household object but at the same time it is a revolutionary symbol.
'Snow White' was really hip for its time. Walt Disney was basically using Sigmund Romberg and operetta in the telling of the story, and through animation - that was revolutionary.
I'm not conscious of being a revolutionary. This is my life, looking through my glasses at my little world, but this world seems to be full of people who understand it.
I'm an advocate of evolutionary, not revolutionary, changes.