A display of indifference to all the actions and passions of mankind was not supposed to be such a distinguished quality at that time, I think, as I have observed it to be considered since.

Category: Daily Life | Type: Discussion | Title: David Copperfield (in Context) | Author: Charles Dickens | Ch: Enthusiasm

A remakable observation—that indifference and a lack of empathy have become so institutionalized as to become fashionable. The entire culture is losing "heart."

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