The most important lesson that I've learned in life is that I appear OH SO SMART when I'm not talking. I also learned that most people have not a single solitary notion about what is going on in their world, and that believing the crap that you see on television to be relevant to your life. . .is absolutely ridiculous.
Most everyone has an agenda that they are not straight forward with everyone about-and that people are mostly stupid.
I've learned it is best to live in my own skin rather than try to be someone else. I've learned that in trying to always please others you end up displeasing most of them and betraying yourself. I've learned that it is better to get in trouble for being kind than to not be kind to avoid trouble.
What important Lessons of History have we Failed to Learn?I just came across a lovely quote from Aldous Huxley whilst surfing the internet:"That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most...