“All, All Honourable Men”

“For Brutus is an honourable man; So are they all, all honourable men,” said Mark Antony in the third act of Julius Caesar. He, of course, meant this ironically and in so doing, poetically captures the primary problem of modernity. The philosopher polymath Nassim Nicholas Taleb writes in his latest book, Antifragile: Things That Gain From Disorder: A complex system, contrary to what people believe, … Continue reading “All, All Honourable Men”