Beauty is vulnerable? Is natural?
Civilization a result of building on progressive dissatisfactions?
God is the father because he represents what is dominant and the source of security and development?
Has achievement made man a prosthetic god?
Cleanliness, order, and beauty- Do these characterize civilization?
Instincts- our drives.
Sublimination- the supression of instincts. Is this the crux, or origin, of civilization? Does conflict move man to achieve? to overcome? Are these subliminations the source of civilization, our achievements?