We’re all copycats. That’s not necessarily bad. It’s a natural condition for learning and self preservation

But beyond the basics it leads to all sort of evils. It’s good to know what and who you are copying and why

All the lesser snakes

It’s no use taking off the head of the snake when all the lesser snakes, that the big snake held in check, would come slithering on to the big stage before you could say fuck me jesus

idea stasis

I think if we took all the people in the world who wanted a better world and were able to implement their ideas for that better world the world we’d get would be the same as it was when we started

Remember that

Our species is particularly adept at doing, hearing or seeing one thing and recalling something different