The world is what it is; men who are nothing, who allow themselves to become nothing, have no place in it.
The first line of V.S. Naipaul’s A Bend in the River is very provocative. Naipaul spares no one any pity or compassion in his portrayal of a brutal world. But, I am not sure that I would fully agree.
Filed under Digressions
I’ll limit my expressions.
I concur with the gentleman author. As would Machiavelli.
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