My own hands are dirty and my own heart is impure; however, I have seen the light. I repent.
The incentives politicians face reward the concentration and consolidation of power.
It is the peripheral positions in modern politics, on both right and left, that inevitably deteriorate into tyranny.
Are you one of those people who like raisins in cookies? Too bad.
As Hayek explained, adherence to principle means that there are some things one will not do to attain one’s ends. Such an individual is at a disadvantage in the winner-take-all process that determines who wields political power.
Politics isn’t just bad; It’s the worst. It brings out the literal worst in people.