“We make men without chests and we expect of them virtue and enterprise. We laugh at honor and we are shocked to find traitors in our midst. We castrate and bid the geldings be fruitful."- C.S. Lewis in The Abolition of Man
Saturday, April 29, 2006
Perfection- The Enemy of the Good
"There is a powerful strain of Moral Perfectionism on the Left. The necessity of self-criticism for any society to improve gets taken to pathological heights by those who find any imperfection reason enough to damn the entire enterprise."1.