Quote by Proverb
Every convenience brings its own inconveniences along with it.
This quote suggests that within the context of progress and convenience, there are always drawbacks or disadvantages that come with them. While advancements may make our lives easier and more efficient, they also introduce new challenges and complications. It serves as a reminder that nothing is perfect, and we should be aware of the trade-offs that come with each convenience or innovation we embrace.
The aura of the theocratic death penalty for adultery still clings to America, even outside New England, and multiple divorce, which looks to the European like serial polygamy, is the moral solution to the problem of the itch. Love comes into it too, of course, but in Europe we tend to see marital love as an eternity which encompasses hate and also indifference: when we promise to love we really mean that we promise to honor a contract. Americans, seeming to take marriage with not enough seriousness, are really taking love and sex with too much.
Jim Thorpe is someone I've always loved. He was an Olympic athlete, you know, and a football player from back in the day. I'd love to play him. And then there's a guy called Iceman who was a top hit man for the mob. I would love to play him. Actually, it's sort of in the works, so I hope it goes through.