These things are symptoms of political inefficiency. In a properly organized society like ours, nobody has any opportunities for being noble or heroic. Conditions have got to be thoroughly unstable before the occasion can arise.

Aldous Huxley, Brave New World [Amazon, Bookshop, Publisher, Local Library]

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