David Brooks – Rules for Craftsmen

The governing craftsman has to be able to know how many votes each side possesses. He has to avoid the narcissistic question: What do I want? He has to ask instead: Given this correlation of forces, what is the landscape offering me?

Read the whole thing; this is the essence of governance, nearly all of the time.

David Brooks – Rules for Craftsmen

Author: David Williams

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