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The Reasonable Man

The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 – 1950), from Man and Superman (1903) “Maxims for Revolutionists”

4 replies on “The Reasonable Man”

Glad i’m doing something right then…

Oh no. Hang on. Forgot for a brief moment.

I’m *always* right!

PS – think you should do a piece on the “political colonialism is more benign than economic colonialism” thing. Did you tell any of your hippy friends in the thames mud this?

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