Admitting our difficulties and supposed shortcomings reveals the promise that lies on the other side: the fact that we have failed means that there is improvement and change that can be made.
Leaving a mark on the world may sound like an egotistical pursuit. In actuality, this particular accomplishment goes well beyond your ego.
I’ve previously stated that you should honor your desires and do what feels right to you. I still believe this now, but I want to be clear about what I mean by it.
Don’t put all your eggs in one basket. Don’t do it as an individual, and there’s no reason we have to do so as a society, either. It doesn’t have to be black-and-white, “Either we have a monetary...
There are two aspects of a free society which are not quite individual freedoms, but they apply to the populace as a whole. They are a free market and the marketplace of ideas.