Posts Tagged ‘Necessity’

And There Are Enough Necessary Battles To Fight As It Is

July 16, 2021

Look, world at large, you can do what you think is best (because you will anyway), but I assure you that drawing unnecessary battle lines just leads to unnecessary battles.

Because Tired Or Not, Those Were My Necessary Answers

May 14, 2018

Last week I was asked two questions via email, but I only really looked at them today because I was out-of-town (and largely out of contact) all last week.  The questions were:

1. How easy is it to tell yourself that because an Evil is Necessary that it isn’t Evil?
2. How often does doing a Necessary Evil just become doing Evil?

I wasn’t originally planning to answer that email today because I didn’t want to just give “tired” answers, but then I realized my tired answers were my answers:

1. All too easy.
2. All too often.

I Should Put That On A Poster

March 4, 2016

When your schedule is filled with tedious (but necessary) busy work, sometimes you just have to remind yourself that boredom has a very low mortality rate.

Sad, But True

April 10, 2013

It is not enough that we do our best; sometimes we must do what is required.

Winston Churchill