Well, to be fair, the Romulans were treating the Remans as second-rate citizens at best, and then Shinzon had the Romulan senate assassinated, but then Picard discovered that Shinzon was really a genocidal maniac and killed him. And then a supernova destroyed both Romulus and Remus, and the evacuated survivors and colonists then created the Romulan Free State.
But... No, wait... You're not talking about Star Trek
, are you?
True, that. Genuine spiritual awareness on the one hand and a lust for power, fame and fortune on the other hand are mutually exclusive.
Unfortunately, yes, and that is why I don't have any hope for the human species anymore.
|“The most improper job of any man, even saints (who at any rate were at least unwilling to take it on), is bossing other men. Not one in a million is fit for it, and least of all those who seek the opportunity.”