We meet fellow humans throughout our travels, Become close — friends, dates, lovers. Always we are distanced again from death, geography, or meeting others,Only dial tone on the phone, cold and empty beneath the covers.
Parting is such sweet sorrow
We do not live in a world that mainly suffers bad policies due to lack of ideas about better ones, or lack of elegant explanations supporting good policies, but one that suffers bad policies due to system and meta-system level incentives.Patri Friedman
Most apparent conspiracies result from consistent local self-interest with no need for global coordination.Patri Friedman