Obstinate people can be divded into the opinionated, the ignorant, and the boorish.
To many, Homer may appear lazy and a loser, but he's just much misguided.
He's boorish, sure, but well meaning and, I guess, the one thing we have in common is the pursuit of lousy diets.
That moderation which nature prescribes, which limits our desires by resources restricted to our needs, has abandoned the field; it has now come to this -- that to want only what is enough is a sign both of boorishness and of utter destitution.
The citizen's job is to be rude - to pierce the comfort of professional intercourse by boorish expressions of doubt.
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