Why on earth are humans in this predicament? Same as always—selfishness, mainly.
Do not raise your sons to be your sons. They’re vaster than that.
Emotional eaters tend to be un-thanked helpers. Feeling insufficiently rewarded, they treat themselves.
A man awakens for the most prosaic of reasons—he’s tired of sleeping.
I asked him, “Are you an honest man?” He responded immediately: “No, I’m not.” I felt my forearms flush. It happens whenever I hear the unvarnished truth.