Friday, September 3, 2010

#246 Our common dispositions

To complain of the age we live in, to murmur at the present possessors of power, to lament the past, to conceive extravagant hopes of the future, are the common dispositions of the greatest part of mankind. ~ Edmund Burke

- How much do you complain about life and leaders, lament the past, have extravagant hopes?
- Are these qualities negative attributes?
- What several attributes should be the greatest part of mankind?

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