regards human civilization as a recent progression starting
yesterday with the Fiji islander, and ending today with Rockefeller,
conceiving ancient culture as necessarily half savage culture." It
is a superstition of modern thought that the march of knowledge has
always been linear." "Our vision of "prehistory" is terribly
inadequate. We have not yet rid our minds from the hold of a
one-and-only God or one-and-only Book, and now a one-and-only
Shri Aurobindo Ghosh
philosopher of modern India
"Facts do not cease to
exist because they are ignored"
"Dont' let your minds be
cluttered up with the prevailing doctrine"