“The whole problem
with the world
fools and fanatics
are always so certain of themselves,
but wiser people
so full of doubts.”
A wonderfully insightful quote from Bertrand Russell.
He was imprisoned twice by the British government. I’ll have to read more about the particulars.
I hope we’ve moved past that kind of suppression. I fear that we, here in America and also in Britain, are not so lucky.
Despots lurk, never pausing to rest. We must be ever vigilant.