Quotable Words: Kant on Twitter

Courtesy of Brian Leiter, turns out Kant had the lowdown on Twitter centuries ago:

“Despite the apparent wisdom of individual actions here and there, everything as a whole is made up of folly and childish vanity, and often of childish malice and destructiveness.”



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