Wednesday, May 2, 2007

Proclivity to predisposition

Inspired by a cloud of cigarette smoke, Billy Beck sees through the crowd:

Whenever you see any sort of a dismissal of "absolutes", stop and make damned sure that you understand everything that's being dismissed, because if the absolute principle of dismissing absolutes is faithfully rendered with honest thought, it's dismissing everything, and you get to take it from there because all bets are off.