Day: February 24, 2021

Do you handle up or down?

“There could also be stated to be two lessons of individuals on this planet; those that continuously divide the folks of the world into two lessons, and people who don’t.”

Although the above notion has been attributed to many individuals over time, together with Groucho Marx, a number of citations recommend it was Robert Benchley, the American humorist, who first captured that concept 101 years in the past in a Vainness Truthful article. I confess I’m solidly within the former class, all the time searching for “two sorts of…” frameworks as a strategy to simplify the complexity of the world. Sure, I do know the dangers of the train — that it will possibly result in oversimplification and erase the nuances of true perception. However I usually discover it will possibly additionally assist crystallize the essence of a difficulty.

For instance, I argued in a latest column that leaders sometimes