Man is a Wolf to Man
And what to do about it
I find myself often reflecting on this axiom. Everywhere I look I see it (… does that make me a pessimist? A realist?).
The origin of Man is a Wolf to Man is debatable. “It appeared in a popular Roman proverb by Plautus (dead 184 B. C.), in his Asinaria. Thomas Hobbes later used it in his De cive, Epistola dedicatoria.” More currently some attribute it to…