Ineducability: the key to success in a political career

Screen Shot 2014-06-25 at 12.53.42Dalrymple writes that he is often surprised

by the utter foolishness of the great ones of the world. They seem to me to take the Bourbons, who learnt nothing and forgot nothing, not as a warning but as a model. Over and over they make the same mistakes and fall prey to the same illusions.

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