Wednesday, 14 February 2018

Institutional Selection

If the misery of the poor be caused 
not by the laws of nature, 
but by our institutions, 
great is our sin.

— Charles Darwin

Monday, 12 February 2018

It Don't Add Up

I'm all in favour of the democratic principle that one idiot is as good as one genius, 
but I draw the line when someone takes the next step 
and concludes that two idiots are better than one genius.

 — Leo Szilard