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The nation is burdened with the heavy curse on those who come afterwards. The generation before us was inspired by an activism and a naive enthusiasm, which we cannot rekindle, because we confront tasks of a different kind from those which our fathers faced.Weber, Max
Source: MAX WEBER, address to convention of the Verein fur Socialpolitik, Germany, 1893.Reinhard Bendix, Max Weber, p. 53 . · This quote is about uncategorised · Search on Google Books to find all references and sources for this quotation.
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