Question Everything and Remain Open to Truth

In all affairs it's a healthy thing now and then to hang a question mark on the things you have long taken for granted.Bertrand Russell “Question everything!” was supposedly a slogan of the rebellious 1960s.  At least, that’s what my dyed in the wool conservative mother always told me.  I wonder what she would think … Continue reading Question Everything and Remain Open to Truth

The Best Laid Plans of Mice and Men: Plan for the Worst, Hope for the Best

But, Mousie, thou art no thy-lane,In proving foresight may be vain;The best-laid schemes o' mice an' menGang aft agley,An' lea'e us nought but grief an' pain,For promis'd joy!Still thou art blest, compar'd wi' meThe present only toucheth thee:But, Och! I backward cast my e'e.On prospects drear!An' forward, tho' I canna see, I guess an' fear!Robert … Continue reading The Best Laid Plans of Mice and Men: Plan for the Worst, Hope for the Best