Why things will change, you ask?
Apparently, at some point in 1980, Herbert Stein had stated that:
“If something cannot go on forever, it will stop”.
I can’t argue against that. And, I’ve both pondered it, and tried. However, I’m not convinced. This proposition, arising first in a discussion of the balance-of-payments deficit, is a response to those who think that if something cannot go on forever, steps must be taken to stop it – even to stop it at once.
But, what if, economics aside, gravity is some how involved, and other elements of physics? Faith, of one kind or another, must certainly be a factor.
Meanwhile, physics aside, I think being referred to as a “Chief Economist” would be cool.
Oh… And, by the way… I’m listening to: Dream On. The Neil Patrick Harris effort on Glee is pretty good (seriously) – and, a worthwhile comparison to Aerosmith’s venerable rendition.
“You have to lose to know how to win… Sing with me. Just for the day. Maybe tomorrow the good Lord will take you away.”
For what it’s worth, I’m also reading: The Importance of Being Earnest, by Oscar Wilde on my iPad. It’s an absolute and iconic piece of work.
We, after all, have our scandals. But, we must have faith in ourselves, and one another that we can defy gravity, on no economy of scale, and pull through.
Peace be to my Brothers and Sisters.
Brian Patrick Cork