The Nature Of Hypocrisy

Hypocrisy almost never should be surprising. The only surprising thing about it occurs when people realize they themselves are guilty of it (as opposed to others), something they rarely do. For it is of the nature of hypocrisy that it is bound up with ignorance, usually of a selfish kind. By definition, hypocrisy tends to go unperceived. No wonder that in the vast history of human thought, there has been relatively little written on this complex subject (not, anyway, as much as we might expect), which is still always prevalent, like some poison in the air most of us cannot Read More

Source: Return of Kings