Thoughts from P. J. O'Rourke.
The secret to fatherhood is a vast, thick wallet. And a lot of patience and/or alcohol.
America really is exceptional. What makes America exceptional is not that Americans are better or smarter or harder working than other people. The exceptional thing about America is that we've come up with a system that allows the second-rate from all over the world to do really, really well.
Blind obedience is good. In others. Always in others.