Choose one of the following statements, and explain why it fits your beliefs about tradition and progress.
“Tradition is the illusion of permanence.”—Woody Allen
“Discontent is the first step in the progress of a man or a nation.”—Oscar Wilde
“A tradition without intelligence is not worth having.”—T. S. Eliot
“Science and technology revolutionize our lives, but memory, tradition and myth frame our response.” —Arthur Schlesinger Jr.
“Tradition is a guide and not a jailer.”—W. Somerset Maugham