The optimist

14 May

I can’t help hoping that the bloodiest wars have already been fought, the greatest injustices have already been doled out, and the most brazen crimes have already been committed.

And likewise, that the most ingenious human inventions are yet to be created, the greatest books yet to be written, the sweetest music yet to be composed, and that the true zenith of human compassion and civility is yet to be reached.

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