I ran into this comic recently. Interesting that it was made 100 years ago, but is still so relevant today. Though it’s talking specifically about technology (which I definitely think it applies to), it is so true about so many other aspects of this modern age that we take for granted. This is cleverly shown in this video:
Though, it’s not all that black and white. I know this because I just wrote a piece on the shift in thought and understanding in Europe, starting from late antiquity, through the middle ages, to the present age. But it’s some food for thought.