The things we admire in men, kindness and generosity, openness, honesty, understanding and feeling are the concomitants of failure in our system. And those traits we detest, sharpness, greed, acquisitiveness, meanness, egotism and self-interest are the traits of success. And while men admire the quality of the first they love the produce of the second.
The first true sunny summer day that comes along, I am taking my cat to the tiny stream down the road where he can chase minnows and play in the water. Yeah, a lot of cats dislike water but Bazyli is a Bengal and he loves it.