Our technological powers increase, but the side effects and potential hazards also escalate.
The biggest tragedy I had was the loss of my daughter from neuromuscular disease in 2000, at age 46.
Future shock is the shattering stress and disorientation that we induce in individuals by subjecting them to too much change in too short a time.
You can use all the quantitative data you can get, but you still have to distrust it and use your own intelligence and judgment.
The illiterate of the future will not be the person who cannot read. It will be the person who does not know how to learn.