« In a thousand-year-old human civilization,
the peasant looking up at the stars could see God...
because the earth, the air, the water all unceasingly express a vital force…
Yet the modern world, that locks up man in offices and factories, living in cities surrounded by asphalt,
cranes, noisy engines and the chaotic rush of vehicles, rather resembles a vast, dynamic,
loud, hostile prison from which we must, sooner or later, to escape ... »