Dr. Thomas Sowell has mentioned Japan and Scotland as miracles numerous times in his works, so I thought I will visit it. And was he correct, Japan really is a miracle. From a poor, backward fishing nation for hundreds of years, Japan opened the port in 1856 and realised just how backward it was and […]Read more "The Land of the Rising Sun: My Trip to Japan"
What is pride? Pride is the recognition of the fact that you are your own highest value. One obtains pride by never accepting any code of irrational virtues impossible to practice and by never failing to practice the virtues one knows to be rational—by never accepting an unearned guilt and never earning any, or, if […]Read more "Pride or Vanity?"