Where would dictators be without our compliant amnesia? Make the collective lose its memory, you can conceal anything.
I'm not joking when I refer to our country as the United States of Amnesia, although I was corrected recently by Studs Terkel out of Chicago. And he said, “Gore, it's not the United States of Amnesia; it's the United States of Alzheimer's.”studs terkel
Happily for the busy lunatics who rule over us, we are permanently the United States of Amnesia. We learn nothing because we remember nothing.gore vidal
If I had Amnesia, I'd be almost like other men. Perhaps I'd even be able to love you.Simone de Beauvoir
"Amnesia therapy will someday become widely used on individual's brains to erase select pieces of human memory that cause traumatic impairment."thomas frey
The salient mystery of Dark Ages sets the stage for mass Amnesia. People living in vigorous cultures typically treasure those cultures and resist any threat to them. How and why can a people so totally discard a formerly vital culture that it becomes vitally lost.jane jacobs