For a concise explantion of why the current political landscape is as it is, one merely has to review and ponder Cipollo's 'Laws of Human Stupidity"
The spaceship Earth is a finite resource, why is it so little is being done to conserve this resource ? I am sure my grandchildren's granchildren will say of my generation: "they had so much, and they did so little".
The spirit of liberty is the spirit which is not too sure that it is right, it is the spirit which seeks to understand the mind of other men and women, which weighs their interests alongside its own without bias.
Much that passes as idealism or patriotism is disguised hatred or love of power.
That whereof we cannot speak, thereof we must remain silent
to borrow a phrase: I'm not as good as I once was, but I'm as good once as I ever was
If I claim to be a wise man well then I surely do not know
Very open minded
I like most sports, including Premier League matches, golf, rugby
I enjoy particpating in golf, tkd, bridge
The trouble with the world is that the stupid people are cocksure and the intelligent people are full of doubt