What's wrong with 21th century?

We are all in a state of total distraction and diffusion, hardly able to keep our minds in one direction before we are pulled in a thousand others. The modern world's level of conflict is higher than ever, and we have internalized it in our own lives. The solution is a form of retreat inside ourselves, to the past, to more concentrated forms of thought and action.

--Robert Greene

What's wrong with 21th century?

The best minds of my generation are thinking about how to make people click ads.

--Jeff Hammerbacher