Cross-readings along the axes of mediocre:

The Manifesto of Futurist Woman [EN] (1912)
--- “We will glorify war—the world’s only hygiene—militarism, patriotism, the destructive gesture of freedom-bringers, beautiful ideas worth dying for, and scorn for woman.” Marinetti, “The Founding and Manifesto of Futurism” Humanity is mediocre.
The Manifesto of Futurist Woman [EN] (1912)
Real mothers will always be mediocre lovers, and lovers, insufficient mothers, through their excess.