Daily Thoughts

Equality – although an egalitarian idea as “American” as apple pie, will never live up to its fabled and glorious promise – it is entirely the wrong proscription for solving the problems and tensions which naturally arise from normal human interaction. We are not equals, we are “dissymmetric complementarities”.

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4 responses to “Daily Thoughts

  1. renaissanceguy

    Now that’s thought-provoking and controversial in one fell swoop. I agree and I like your term.

  2. Hi renaissanceguy,

    Thanks for your comment.

    The term…alas is not mine it belongs to Ivan Illich.

    Poetman

  3. renaissanceguy

    That’s one of those books that I was told I should read that I haven’t.

  4. Ivan Illich the man…not the book by Tolstoy

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