We would not hesitate to act as cowards if by so doing we might acquire the reputation of being valiant.Mutatis mutandis and all that.
Saturday, December 05, 2009
In the San Francisco Bay Area
On an early, early flight out this morning I was reading Blaise Pascal again, and I came upon what seems to me a pretty good definition of political correctness, coming as it does from the 17th century. It's this: