You must be in tune with the times and prepared to break with tradition.
—James Agee (1909–55) American Author, Journalist, Poet, Screenwriter, Film Critic
To follow imperfect, uncertain, or corrupted traditions, in order to avoid erring in our own judgment, is but to exchange one danger for another.
—Richard Whately (1787–1863) English Philosopher, Theologian
Teaching is not a lost art, but the regard for it is a lost tradition.
—Jacques Barzun (b.1907) French-born American Historian, Philosophers