Is Success Ever Earned?

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There are winners and losers in most endeavors, but does anyone ever deserve to win at what they’re doing? Reflexively, we’d think that, of course, some victories are earned. But let’s look at what has to happen to produce a victory, to confirm whether the commonsense idea of earned success makes any sense.

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Benjamin Cain

Benjamin Cain

Knowledge condemns. Art redeems. I learned that as an artistic writer who did a doctorate in philosophy. We should try to see the dark comedy in all things.