“Soft despotism is a term coined by Alexis de Tocqueville describing the state into which a country overrun by "a network of small complicated rules" might degrade. Soft despotism is different from despotism (also called 'hard despotism') in the sense that it is not obvious to the people."
One of the real curious things about us homonids is, we grow up real slow, which makes smart, according to the folk that sudy us.ReplyDelete
Some Of Us Know How To Sing Ourselves, TooReplyDelete
Hey, speak for yourself. Some of us never grow up. Because we were born old.ReplyDelete