Honor Revisited

Fred Reed has a very interesting piece on LRC today:

Honor means nothing more than prickly infantile vanity dressed up, usually, in desperate class-consciousness. Of all the symptoms of a weak ego, honor is the most embarrassing, and the most harmful. In a right-minded society it would be made a capital offense.

Read the rest here

Mr. Reed hits the mark just right. The idea of honor must be deconstructed.


1 comment so far

  1. Lo8% on

    Truth resist unapologetic prickles of mental and conscientious aggression. Peasants awaiting the deliverance from the lamb and relentlessly no rest derived for wicked.
    Self indulgence banishes the thought.

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