Friday, July 16, 2010

Clamorous Needs...

Peggy Noonan, at the top of her game:
Youth is supposed to bring vigor and vision. In general, however, I think we find in our modern political figures that what it really brings is need—for greatness, to be transformative, to leave a legacy. Such clamorous needs! How very boring they are, how puny and small, but how huge in their consequences.
You'll want to read the whole thing...

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