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The highway to hell is paved with good intentions

Sky and road in Texas
© Detlef Cordes 2009

I don’t know who said that.

Somewhat contradictory Immanuel Kant said: “There is nothing so unequivocally good in this world as a good will.”

I love how in the Shakespeare plays almost everybody is acting from a subjective point of good will: creating havoc.

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