Though I be poor, I’m honest.
Over time, the welfare state has become dysfunctional in a surprising way. But in a way it became a victim of its own success: It became so successful at prolonging life, that it becomes financially unsustainable, unless you make major changes to things like retirement ages.
And I’m working at trying to find a kind of language where I won’t be so easily modulated by expectation.
All bad Literature rests upon imperfect insight, or upon imitation, which may be defined as seeing at second-hand.
A historian is battling all the time to remember as much as possible.
But I still don’t have a clear idea of what my voice is.
Much of what we now consider to be problems concerning immigration and assimilation really concern Mexican immigration and assimilation.
Without question, the material world and your everyday needs distract you from living meaningfully.
Oral history is a recipe for complete misrepresentation because almost no one tells the truth, even when they intend to.
The West hasn’t reached its universal state as yet, although its close to it, but it certainly has evolved out of its warring state phase, which it was in for a couple of centuries.