Sunday, August 21, 2011

Quote of the day

Joseph Nye:
The point of reciting all this is to tell you that don’t believe anything you hear that is based on extrapolation from short run trends. There’s a great tendency to take recent things in the news and try to assume that this is the beginning of something long-term.

2 comments:

Withywindle said...

Some wise man once said, "If someone tells you that X can't go on, then it won't."

The Ancient said...

Herb Stein.

 
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