PRUDENCE IS A VIRTUE EVEN
IF IT SEEMS LIKE HYPOCRISY
“Hypocrisy is like human waste. It’s obnoxious, but we suffer when it doesn’t come forth with a certain regularity.”
This line springs to mind amid the firestorm currently raging over that crude description of certain Third World countries attributed to Donald Trump. It’s particularly relevant in two ways:
First, of course, is the human waste imagery.
Second is its reflection on the role of hypocrisy (not to mention regularity) in easing life’s discomforts.