All sincere well-wishers of humanity are today distressed in heart and doubt-ridden in mind. Baffled and bewildered, they stand before the complex spectacle of this disordered age. Doubt is a figure always pictured by the ancient world with a bandage across her eyes. This is the exact condition of our age.
-- Notebooks Category 11: The Negatives > Chapter 3: Their Presence in The World > # 3