Part of what confuses people in times of upheaval is that you're getting so many different points of view and directions and so and so, how to do this and do that. And a lot of it is written in a language that honestly most people cannot understand.
People do not wish to appear foolish; to avoid the appearance of foolishness, they are willing to remain actually fools.
I think Americans generally are not used to working very hard, in terms of working for the collective. I think in our country we have taken individualism to its farthest reaches, possibly.
I was brought up to try to see what was wrong and right it. Since I am a writer, writing is how I right it.
Frederick William Robertson