Retired banker living in India. Avid reader and part- time writer. Believe in ethical living and sustainable development.
It may seem like a paradox. Our apparently meaningless acts sometimes add value to our lives. Like for example…
Death is one of the least discussed topics in public discourse. We like to talk about happiness and success but baulk at even remotely mentioning death which is a certainty none can escape.
Heroes are heroes because they are heroic in behaviour, not because they won or lost.’
Nassim Nicholas Taleb
A hero is someone who does what must be done, and needs no other reason.