Do not, I repeat, do not commingle your joys with maybes or buts.
Those who believe that true talent will always rise and be recognized just don’t know, hell, they don’t even SUSPECT, how life works.
Expanded Definition & Update:
Exercise-For The-Intellectuals: A useless and hateful tax unjustly imposed on an honorable, and otherwise peaceful people.
One must never totally abandon hope that again, on some fine, New Year’s night, the refurbished peoples of Albania will once more, en mass, tap dance.
May we now update a bit of semi-prime, cold sliced, would–be religious thought, “And the day will come in the life of Man, when new things will be made familiar, and familiar things marked down.”