I have always been very impatient of processes and institutions which said that their purpose was to put every man in the way of developing his character. My advice is: Do not think about your character. If you will think about what you ought to do for other people, your character will take care of itself. Character is a by-product, and any man who devotes himself to its cultivation in his own case will become a selfish prig.
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
The Selfish Prig At Play
David Brooks, we call you out to let you know that James O. Freedman reaches out from the grave to tell you to have a nice hot cup of shut the f*ck up.