"The novelist and avid lepidopterist Vladimir Nabokov once asked someone coming down a trail in the Rockies whether he’d seen any butterflies. The answer was negative; there were no butterflies. Nabokov, of course, went up that same trail and saw butterflies galore.
You see what you’re looking for."
A look at capitalism and the compassion of the human race by Rebecca Solnit, author of A Paradise Built in Hell.