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Pride Comes Before A Fall

posted Jun 19, 2019, 1:18 PM by David Quinn
"We always want more, he thought, we always take our past successes for granted and assume
they but point the way to future triumphs. But the universe does not have our own best interests at heart, and to assume for a moment that it does, ever did or ever might is to make the most calamitous and hubristic of mistakes.”
― Iain M. Banks, Look to Windward

David Quinn,
Jun 19, 2019, 1:18 PM